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Description: Milestone 42
Date Listed: 17 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 138891
OS Grid Reference: SU6923053120
OS Grid Coordinates: 469230, 153120
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2730, -1.0089
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SU 65 SE OLD BASING LONDON ROAD
1824. Square white stone pillar set diagonally, cut on the front as a sloping triangle
to fit an upper rounded front, finished at the top as a 1/2-dome. Incised lettering and
numbers give, on the 1/2-dome Parish of Basing, on the rounded front LONDON, on the
triangle 42, on the north-east facet Basingstoke 3 1/2, the north-west facet Hartford
Bridge 6¼, the south-west facet 42 miles Hyde Park Corner, on the south-east facet.
Listing NGR: SU6732252977
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Source: English Heritage
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