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Detail from: Memorial to 158 Squadron by Peter W. Naylor, 2009

Milestone

Summary

Type Marker

     Tapered milestone with chamfered base and edges. Triangular head. Inset cast iron plaque
     Milestone erected as part of the new London to Holyhead road, now the A5.
    

Inscriptions

Inscription on cast iron plaque in raised letters: HOLY - / HEAD / 40 / C.CURIG / 5 Furlongs / CERNIOGE / 13 M - 6F

Contributor details

Contributor Role
Telford, Thomas Designer

Element details

Part of work Material Dimensions
Whole work Stone 127cm high x 55.5cm wide x 285cm deep

PMSA recording information

Reference Region
CONWY001 AH
General condition Good
Surface condition
  • Abrasions, cracks, splits
  • None
Structural condition
  • Cracks, splits, breaks, holes
Vandalism
  • None
Road A5
Precise location On roadside approx 0.6km NW of Pont Cyfyng
A-Z ref None
OS ref SH729577
Date of design None
Year of unveiling c.1815
Unveiling details None
Commissioned by None
Duty of care Conwy County Borough Council
Listing status II
At risk? No known risk

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