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Milestone Approximately 460 Metres North of Beckhampton Roundabout, Avebury

Description: Milestone Approximately 460 Metres North of Beckhampton Roundabout

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 311468

OS Grid Reference: SU0920169133
OS Grid Coordinates: 409201, 169133
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4211, -1.8691

Location: A4361, Avebury, Wiltshire SN8 1QJ

Locality: Avebury
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN8 1QJ

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Listing Text

AVEBURY A361, Beckhampton
SU 06 NE
(north west side)
4/47 Milestone approximately
460m north of Beckhampton


Milestone on Swindon to Devizes turnpike. c1770. Painted sarsen.
Shaft a chord of cylinder with grooved top. Painted legends
reading: left: SWINDON 12. right: DEVIZES 8. Bench mark.

Listing NGR: SU0773169215

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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