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Milestone at Ngr St 1639 2625, Oake

Description: Milestone at Ngr St 1639 2625

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 271026

OS Grid Reference: ST1639226245
OS Grid Coordinates: 316392, 126245
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0295, -3.1936

Location: B3227, Oake, Somerset TA4 1DL

Locality: Oake
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA4 1DL

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Listing Text

4/141 Milestone at NGR ST 1639 2625
(previously listed under Norton
Fitzwarren CP)
Milestone. Late Cl8-early C19. Sandstone and cast iron. Cambered head to
stone slab, shaped corners at top of rectangular plaque, raised surround
and raised lettering inscribed '5 Miles to Taunton', bolted to stone with
3 long bolts projecting at rear; in all about 700 mm high. Unusual in that lettering is raised rather than incised, and also the projecting bolts
visible at rear.

Listing NGR: ST1639226245

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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