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Milestone West of Mans Head, Preshute

Description: Milestone West of Mans Head

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 September 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 311368

OS Grid Reference: SU1363374213
OS Grid Coordinates: 413633, 174213
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4667, -1.8051

Location: Preshute, Wiltshire SN4 9NR

Locality: Preshute
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN4 9NR

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Listing Text

(south side)
6/116 Milestone west of Mans Head
Milestone. Early C19. Sarsen, painted on front. Half-cylindrical
section with grooved top. Incised and painted inscription reading,
on left: TO WOOTTON BASSETT 7 Miles. On right: TO MARLBRO 5
Miles. Bench mark on base. The road was turnpiked in 1809.

Listing NGR: SU1363374213

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Source: English Heritage

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