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Milestone at Ngr St 6504 2557, Compton Pauncefoot

Description: Milestone at Ngr St 6504 2557

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 263343

OS Grid Reference: ST6503025565
OS Grid Coordinates: 365030, 125565
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0284, -2.5000

Location: Compton Pauncefoot, Somerset BA22 7EH

Locality: Compton Pauncefoot
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA22 7EH

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Listing Text

5/31 Milestone at NGR ST 6504 2557
- II
Milestone. Possibly early C19. Doulting stone with cast-iron plaque. Stone
about 375 mm wide x 250 mm thick x 400 mm high, flat top; plaque is about
375 mm x 50 mm with 150 mm diameter rondels top and bottom, and reads:
"6/Sherborne/Ansford/5 3/4". This road turnpiked in 1753, and maintained
by the Shaftesbury and Sherborne Trust.

Listing NGR: ST6503025565

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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