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Milepost Opposite Sutton Veny County Primary School, Sutton Veny

Description: Milepost Opposite Sutton Veny County Primary School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 313460

OS Grid Reference: ST9019041740
OS Grid Coordinates: 390190, 141741
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1748, -2.1417

Location: 51 High Street, Sutton Veny, Wiltshire BA12 7AP

Locality: Sutton Veny
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA12 7AP

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Listing Text

ST 94 SW
(west side)
4/238 Milepost opposite Sutton Veny
County Primary School


Milestone. 1840. Cast-iron classical-style pillar with low
pedimented top. Lettering to front: WARMINSTER/TOWN
HALL/3/MILES/CHILMARK/7. Plinth partly sunk at time of survey
(July 1985), but probably has date 1840 and initials C & M/W,
representing Carson and Miller, a firm of Warminster iron founders
manufacturers of a series of cast-iron mileposts and boundary posts
on radial turnpike roads around Warminster, c1840. (R. Haynes,
Wiltshire Milestone, Leisure in Wiltshire, 1968).

Listing NGR: ST9019041740

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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