Survey Data

Reg No

30813006


Rating

Regional


Categories of Special Interest

Social Technical


Original Use

Milestone/milepost


In Use As

Milestone/milepost


Date

1810 - 1850


Coordinates

193771, 299540


Date Recorded

16/07/2003


Date Updated

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Description

Sandstone milestone, erected c.1830. Inscriptions indicating distances to Ballinamore, Boyle, Carrigallen, Drumkeeran, Longford, Mohill, Kinlough and Manorhamilton. Located on roadside at corner of Bridge Street and St. George's Terrace.

Appraisal

This milestone is an attractive and subtle feature in the street furniture of Carrick-on-Shannon. With inscriptions that are still legible, this item is of social and historical interest.