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Milestone Approximately 580 Metres South of Beckhampton Roundabout, Avebury

Description: Milestone Approximately 580 Metres South of Beckhampton Roundabout

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 311469

OS Grid Reference: SU0831368748
OS Grid Coordinates: 408313, 168748
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4177, -1.8818

Location: A361, 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)
4/48 Milestone approximately 580m
south of Beckhampton Roundabout


Milestone on Swindon to Devizes turnpike. c1745. Colourwashed
sarsen. Triangular shaft with hexagonal facing top and chamfered
to square base. Reset. Painted legends reading: On top face: 82
Miles to LONDON. Left: 7 Miles to MARLBRO. Right: 7 Miles to

Listing NGR: SU0831368748

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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