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Milepost About 100 Metres East of Entrance to Manor Farm, Wylye

Description: Milepost About 100 Metres East of Entrance to Manor Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 320577

OS Grid Reference: ST9987238715
OS Grid Coordinates: 399872, 138715
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1477, -2.0032

Location: A36, Wylye, Wiltshire BA12 0PY

Locality: Wylye
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA12 0PY

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Listing Text

SU 93 NE
(north side)
Milepost about 100 metres east-
of entrance to Manor Farm
Milepost. 1840. Cast-iron classical-style pillar with low
pedimented capping, raised lettering to front: SALISBURY / 12 /
WARMINSTER / 9, the lower half of post has sunk into bank. One of
series of cast-iron mile posts and boundary posts on turnpikes
radiating from Warminster and manufactured by Carson and Miller, a
firm of Warminster ironfounders.
(R. Haynes, Wiltshire Milestone, Leisure in Wiltshire, 1968)

Listing NGR: ST9987238715

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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