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Milestone on Roadside at Ngr St 2845 3771, Wembdon

Description: Milestone on Roadside at Ngr St 2845 3771

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 June 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 268945

OS Grid Reference: ST2845037710
OS Grid Coordinates: 328450, 137710
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1342, -3.0240

Location: Wembdon Hill, Wembdon, Somerset TA6 7PX

Locality: Wembdon
Local Authority: Sedgemoor District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA6 7PX

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Listing Text


8/94 Milestone on roadside at NGR ST
2845 3771


- II

Milestone. 1839. Rough hewn blue lias pier, cast iron plaque to South side inscribed:- "1 mile to Bridgwater". Part of
Bridgwater Turnpike Trust, established 1730, this road turnpiked in 1839. (O Bryan Morland, An introduction to the
Infrastructure of the Industrial Revolution in Somerset, 1982).

Listing NGR: ST2845037710

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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