Description: Milestone at Ngr St 3554 1316
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
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ILMINSTER CP DOWLISH FORD
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
Source: English Heritage
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