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Milestone Opposite Number 15 High Street, Purton

Description: Milestone Opposite Number 15 High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 317971

OS Grid Reference: SU0911287592
OS Grid Coordinates: 409112, 187592
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5871, -1.8699

Location: High Street, Purton, Wiltshire SN5 4AA

Locality: Purton
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN5 4AA

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Listing Text

(south side)

8/324 Milestone opposite No. 15 High


Milestone. C18 or early C19. Sarsen. Square shaft reduced to
triangular and shaped to give oval face at top. Legends now
painted, reading, on left: TO WOOTTON BASSETT 4 Miles. On right:
TO CRICKLADE 4 Miles. TO CIRENCESTER 11 Miles. On top face: BATH
31 Miles.

Listing NGR: SU0911287592

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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