SJ2960 : Milestone and bench mark on Rhyd-y-Defaid bridge

taken 2 years ago, near to Penyffordd, Flintshire/Sir y Fflint, Great Britain

Milestone and bench mark on Rhyd-y-Defaid bridge
Milestone and bench mark on Rhyd-y-Defaid bridge
This old milestone has been built into the wall of Rhyd-y-Defaid bridge on the A5104, so the tip/rivet of the bench mark has been obscured by mortar: SJ2960 : Rivet bench mark by Rhyd-y-Defaid bridge The west face of the milestone states 'To Chester 8 Miles' and the east face 'To Pontplyddyn 1 Mile' - usually spelt 'Pontblyddyn'.

Milestone Society National ID: FLT_CHPT08
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Date Taken
Thursday, 4 July, 2019   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 11 July, 2019
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts 
Milestoneid (from Tags)
FLT CHPT08 
Primary Subject of Photo
Milepost or Milestone 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 2920 6096 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:8.4639N 3:3.5923W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 2920 6097
View Direction
South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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Bench Mark  Milestone 

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