Mileage Post; c1960s; 4007b
Mileage PostAbout this object
Concrete mileage post painted white with distances to Kempsey (K) 19 miles and Taree (T) 57 miles impressed into the concrete and painted black. The post is an irregular shape, forming a 'v' at front and an inverted 'v' at back. The post was possibly situated on the Pacific Highway at Telegraph Point, near Port Macquarie. Used by the Department of Main Roads NSW prior to conversion to metric measurement in July 1974.
c1960sMedium and Materials
Concrete, paintInscription and Marks
'K/19' and 'T/57'Measurements
780mm H (above ground measurement), 345mm W, 270mm Deep
Donor: Department of Main RoadsObject Type
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