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Milestone south of Shittleheugh Bridge, Otterburn (Otterburn)

Milestone south of Shittleheugh Bridge, Otterburn. Photo by I Davison.
Milestone south of Shittleheugh Bridge, Otterburn. Photo by I Davison.

An early 19th century milestone stands by the side of the A696 road. It is inscribed with distance to Newcastle (32 miles) and Jedboro (24 miles). This is a Grade II Listed Building protected by law.

Reference number:N13491
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Legal status:Listed Building

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See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Otterburn


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