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milestone, Wetheral (3)
site name:-   road, Carlisle to Brampton S
locality:-   Warwick-on-Eden
civil parish:-   Wetheral (formerly Cumberland)
county:-   Cumbria
locality type:-   milestone
coordinates:-   NY46445658
1Km square:-   NY4656
10Km square:-   NY45

BMN75.jpg  Cast iron plates on stone:-
"TO CARLISLE 4 MILES / TO BRAMPTON 5 MILES" (taken 25.8.2006)  

evidence:-   old map:- OS County Series (Cmd 24 2) 
source data:-   Maps, County Series maps of Great Britain, scales 6 and 25 inches to 1 mile, published by the Ordnance Survey, Southampton, Hampshire, from about 1863 to 1948.
"Carlisle 4 Brampton 5 M.S."

evidence:-   database:- Listed Buildings 2010
source data:-  
courtesy of English Heritage
"MILESTONE / / A69 / WETHERAL / CARLISLE / CUMBRIA / II / 77743 / NY4644656561"
source data:-  
courtesy of English Heritage
"Milestone. 1830 for Carlisle to Brampton Turnpike Trust. Red sandstone and cast iron. Squared stone with pyramidal top, set at angle to road to give 2 faces in direction of traffic. Cast plates set into each face, that pointing east is inscribed TO CARLISLE 4 MILES and west TO BRAMPTON 5 MILES. Has metal stud on top, with bench mark. Whitewashed with lettering picked out in black."

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