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Milepost at Ngr St 2411 2205, Orchard Portman

Description: Milepost at Ngr St 2411 2205

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 270875

OS Grid Reference: ST2411522046
OS Grid Coordinates: 324115, 122046
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9928, -3.0826

Location: B3170, Orchard Portman, Somerset TA3 7BL

Locality: Orchard Portman
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA3 7BL

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Listing Text


4/158 Milepost at NGR ST 2411 2205


- II

Milepost. 1860. By Allen and Co. Cast iron. V-shape in plan, angled top. Inscribed in raised lettering, north side "Honiton 16 3/8", south side "Taunton 2". Standing about 350 mm above ground set into bank. Part of a good group of
cast iron mile posts on the Taunton-Honiton road. The name of the iron founders, Allen and Co, Taunton, is inscribed on the plinth buried in the bank.

Listing NGR: ST2411522046

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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