Milestone - B197, Great North Road, Sherrards Wood, Hertfordshire, UK.
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member HitchinLookers
N 51° 48.417 W 000° 13.678
30U E 691101 N 5743201
Quick Description: This milestone is one of a pair standing at opposite sides of the road.
Location: Eastern England, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 10/18/2011 10:44:16 AM
Waymark Code: WMCWBB
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Team Sieni
Views: 5

Long Description:
The 1878 Ordnance survey map lists a milestone at this site showing:-

Hitchin 11
London 23

Both were damaged and left in a pile of rubble when the road here was improved. The milestones were saved by a local resident.
Condition: Worn

Material: Stone

Inscription:
Nothing is readable on this stone.


Name of road: B197, Great North Road.

Date placed: Not listed

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