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Milepost at Ngr St 6320 2943, Castle Cary

Description: Milepost at Ngr St 6320 2943

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 262004

OS Grid Reference: ST6321229446
OS Grid Coordinates: 363212, 129446
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0632, -2.5263

Location: A359, Castle Cary, Somerset BA22 7BB

Locality: Castle Cary
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA22 7BB

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Listing Text

3/71 Milepost at NGR ST 6320 2943
- II

Milepost. Early C19. Cast iron, by Wightman, founder. Triangular on plan; sides 305mm wide, height about 800mm; raked top, back panel; extra plaque on north angle face with reverse curve corners, reading 'Ilchester 8 1/2 miles', the name
being set on a curve; south plaque missing; founders' name cast on leading edge. This section of road maintained by the Langport, Somerton and Castle Cary Trust from 1792.

Listing NGR: ST6321229446

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Source: English Heritage

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