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Terminus Stone at Ngr St 1094 3276, Elworthy

Description: Terminus Stone at Ngr St 1094 3276

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 264759

OS Grid Reference: ST1089832789
OS Grid Coordinates: 310898, 132789
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0875, -3.2736

Location: B3224, Elworthy, Somerset TA4 3QD

Locality: Elworthy
Local Authority: West Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA4 3QD

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Listing Text


9/2 Terminus stone at NGR ST 1094 3276

Terminus stone. Probably early C19. Sandstone with cast iron plaque bolted
on. Cambered head to stone about 450 mm high, shaped top to plaque inscribed: Here ends the Taunton Trust. This marked the extent of the Taunton Turnpike
Trust's responsibility on the Taunton to Elworthy road; the Trust was in operation from 1752 to 1875. A rare survival of a terminus stone.(SANHS Proceedings, Vol 127, 1981).

Listing NGR: ST1094032760

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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