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Milestone Approximately 60 Metres East of the Avenue, Wheatley

Description: Milestone Approximately 60 Metres East of the Avenue

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 247003

OS Grid Reference: SP6056905499
OS Grid Coordinates: 460569, 205499
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7449, -1.1241

Location: London Road, Wheatley, Oxfordshire OX33 1YH

Locality: Wheatley
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX33 1YH

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Listing Text

SP6005 (South side)
8/236 Milestone approx. 60m. E of
The Avenue

- II

Milestone. Probably early C18. Limestone. Tapering circular stone with rounded
top, inscribed on side "XLVIII / miles from / London / To Oxford / VI". The road
was turnpiked by the Stokenchurch and Enslow Trust in 1719.
(K. Lawrence, Oxfordshire Museums Information Sheet 7).

Listing NGR: SP6056905499

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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