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MILESTONE AT NGR ST 4201 0771

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: MILESTONE AT NGR ST 4201 0771

List entry Number: 1056858

Location

MILESTONE AT NGR ST 4201 0771, CLAPTON ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: West Crewkerne

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 18-Dec-1987

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 262466

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

ST40NW WEST CREWKERNE CP CLAPTON ROAD (West side) CLAPTON GATE (West side)

5/219 Milestone at NGR ST 4201 0771

II

Milestone. C19. Portland stone pillar, cast iron plaque. Pillar about 420mm wide x 110mm thick x 450mm high, with segmental curved top: plaque about 420mm x 260mm deep overall, with segmental curved top and semi-circular drop, reading 'Crewkerne (on curve)/2/Lyme/14' - a pattern of plate only found in the Crewkerne area. This road was part of the acknowledged Wells to Dorchester route (0gilby, 1675). and was turnpiked in 1765 by the Crewkerne Trust under their first Act. (Bentley J.B.and Murlees B.J, Somerset Road, SIAS, 1985).

Listing NGR: ST4202007706

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Bentley, J B, Murless, B J , Somerset Roads: The Legacy of the Turnpikes Western Somerset, (1985)

National Grid Reference: ST 42020 07706

Map

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