Launceston Turnpike Trust milestone, rectangular cross section granite monolith with rounded top, inscribed L / 6 on the front face. A square below the main inscription suggests the removal of a bench mark. There is a bench mark near the base on the left face. The milestone is 12ins wide and 7 1/2ins deep. It stood 31ins above the ground, so would be approximately 4 feet tall once removed. It stood at SX2466 8437 on the north side of A395 just west of Coombe Gate Farm. It was grade II listed reference Laneast 68353.
Contact : Community Police Officer, Launceston, Cornwall. Tel 101 (UK only)
Crime Ref :BL/07/1101
No of items stolen : 1
ID : (77780)