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Milestone at Ngr St 3554 1316, Ilminster

Description: Milestone at Ngr St 3554 1316

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 263956

OS Grid Reference: ST3554913155
OS Grid Coordinates: 335549, 113155
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9142, -2.9182

Location: Ilminster, Somerset TA19 0PJ

Locality: Ilminster
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA19 0PJ

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Listing Text

4/150 Milestone at NGR ST 3554 1316


Milestone, Probably early C19, Ham stone pillar, cast-iron plaques.
Pillar triangular, sides 480 mm, rear 340 mm, 950 mm tall, with
rounded top: plaques 200 mm deep overall, with figures in central
drop; on east, plaque 340 mm wide reads:- "CHARD/4" and on west 420
mm wide reading "ILMINSTER/1". This road turnpiked by the Ilminster
Turnpike Trust in 1759.
(Bentley and Murless, Somerset Roads, SIAS, 1985).

Listing NGR: ST3554913155

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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