Milestone - Burnley Road, Lydgate, Yorkshire, UK.
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member HitchinLookers
N 53° 43.417 W 002° 06.759
30U E 558549 N 5953137
Quick Description: This gravestone-like milestone is similar to others on this stretch of the road.
Location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 4/23/2012 6:39:19 AM
Waymark Code: WME9K4
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member GEO*Trailblazer 1
Views: 1

Long Description:
The 1848 Ordnance Survey map locates this milestone where it stands to this day. The map says:-

Todmorden 1
Burnley 8 1/4

The stone says no more than that and has pointing hands on it.
Condition: Worn

Material: Stone

Inscription:
To Todmorden 1 mile <- To Burnley -> 8 1/4 miles


Name of road: A646, Burnley Road.

Date placed: Not listed

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