There are many designs and styles of milestones, mileposts, guide stoops and other waymarkers, as well as tollhouses, that contribute to the distinctive local environment. We hope you enjoy these examples in our Gallery – more on our Links page!
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TF 6196 0434. Six furlongs to the end of the Lynn South Gate Turnpike in Downham Market. The Chequers Inn was demolished c.1960.
This grade II listed, 18th century obelisk opposite the Manchester Arms on the A1123 Needingworth Road in St Ives (Huntingdonshire) has recently been restored. It shows mileages to London, Chatteris, Ely, Wisbech, Somersham, March and St Ives.
Wroxton Guidepost, near Banbury