Lower Brailes Milepost

One of a very unusual pair in the Village, recently restored (2018) by the Parish Council. Unusual because of what one can argue is a design flaw. The nicely formed cast iron top is mounted on a wooden post, set in the ground, and inevitably the wood rots off after a while.

Milestone Society ID: WA_BASP10

Location: SP 31506 39245

Postcode: OX15 5HS

To find it: High Street, Lower Brailes, 300m south of Church at end of boundary wall on south side of the road.

Listed? Yes, click to go to Historic England site

To find it on the Map: South East Warwickshire

After Restoration in 2018

These four photos from 2016 show the then rotten timber upright.