Milepost Opposite Sutton Veny County Primary School

Date:
8 Aug 2000
Location:
Milepost Opposite Sutton Veny County Primary School, High Street, Sutton Veny, West Wiltshire, Wiltshire, BA12 7AP
Reference:
IOE01/02471/12
Type:
Photograph (Digital)

Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

SUTTON VENY HIGH STREET ST 94 SW (west side) 4/238 Milepost opposite Sutton Veny County Primary School

GV II

Milestone. 1840. Cast-iron classical-style pillar with low pedimented top. Lettering to front: WARMINSTER/TOWN HALL/3/MILES/CHILMARK/7. Plinth partly sunk at time of survey (July 1985), but probably has date 1840 and initials C & M/W, representing Carson and Miller, a firm of Warminster iron founders manufacturers of a series of cast-iron mileposts and boundary posts on radial turnpike roads around Warminster, c1840. (R. Haynes, Wiltshire Milestone, Leisure in Wiltshire, 1968).

Listing NGR: ST9018841740

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/0297 IOE Records taken by Geraldine Bunn; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Ms Geraldine Bunn. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Bunn, Geraldine

Rights Holder: Bunn, Geraldine

Keywords

Cast Iron, Victorian Milestone, Transport, Gardens Parks And Urban Spaces, Street Furniture

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