This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
SX 87 NW BOVEY TRACEY NEWTON ROAD (west side)
5/257 Milestone about 1,865 metres - south-east of junction with Ashburton Road GV II
Milestone. Early or mid C19. Granite. A single piece of stone, oblong in section with rounded top. Inscription carved on front in 3 sections, the sections separated by horizontal incised lines. The lettering is somewhat weathered and has been picked out in black paint, part of which has worn off. The inscription appears to read, starting at the top: NEWTON 4 4 0, BOVEY 1 0 0, and MORETON 8 2 O.
Listing NGR: SX8231076211
Copyright IoE Mr M J Medley. Source Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
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Photographer: Medley, M J
Rights Holder: Medley, M J
Granite, Georgian Milestone, Victorian Transport, Gardens Parks And Urban Spaces, Street Furniture