MILESTONE AT NGR ST 2144 1318

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1060265

Date first listed: 18-Dec-1986

Statutory Address: MILESTONE AT NGR ST 2144 1318

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: MILESTONE AT NGR ST 2144 1318

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

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane (District Authority)

Parish: Churchstanton

National Grid Reference: ST 21435 13189

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

ST21SW CHURCHSTANTON CP

8/17 Milestone at NGR ST 2144 1318

II

Milestone. Circa 1782, reset on new stone probably C19. Cast iron and unidentified stone. Pointed head to stone, rectangular plaque with segmental corners, raised surround and inscription in raised letters "MILES TO TAUNTON 8 HONITON 9'. The section of road from Hunters Lodge, Churchinford to the Devon boundary was turnpiked in 1792 by the Honiton Trust. (Bentley, J.B and Murless, J.B Somerset Roads- The Legacy of the Turnpikes, 1985).

Listing NGR: ST2143513189

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number: 271185

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

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

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