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Milestone at Ngr St 6591 2682, Compton Pauncefoot

Description: Milestone at Ngr St 6591 2682

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 263344

OS Grid Reference: ST6592626832
OS Grid Coordinates: 365927, 126832
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0398, -2.4873

Location: A303, Compton Pauncefoot, Somerset BA22 7ED

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

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Listing Text

5/32 Milestone at NGR ST 6591 2682
- II
Milestone. Probably early C19. Doulting stone with cast iron plaque.
Stone about 500 mm x 300 mm thick x 1 m high, roughly rounded top:
stone apparently reused as "26 Bath" is still legible under plaque,
which is 450mm x 5O mm with 150 mm diameter roundels top and bottom,
and roads "7/Sherborne/Ansford/4 3/4". This road turnpiked in 1753,
and maintained by the Shaftesbury and Sherborne Trust.

Listing NGR: ST6592626832

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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