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Milepost About 100 Metres to North of Swan Inn, South Newton

Description: Milepost About 100 Metres to North of Swan Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 320484

OS Grid Reference: SU0833735716
OS Grid Coordinates: 408337, 135716
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1207, -1.8822

Location: A36, South Newton, Wiltshire SP2 0PJ

Locality: South Newton
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP2 0PJ

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Listing Text

SU 03 NE
(east side), Stoford
3/49 Milepost about 100 metres to
north of Swan Inn
Milepost. 1840. Cast-iron classical-style pillar with low
pedimented capping and plinth, raised lettering to front;
SALISBURY/6/WARMINSTER/15. One of a series of cast-iron mileposts
made by Carson and Miller, a firm of Warminster ironfounders, for
turnpikes radiating from Warminster.
(R. Haynes, Wiltshire Milestones, in Leisure in Wiltshire, 1968)

Listing NGR: SU0833735716

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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