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Milestone Approximately 350 Metres South East of Junction with B4027

A Grade II Listed Building in Holton, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7531 / 51°45'11"N

Longitude: -1.1411 / 1°8'28"W

OS Eastings: 459383

OS Northings: 206395

OS Grid: SP593063

Mapcode National: GBR 8Z9.0B3

Mapcode Global: VHCXX.56LD

Entry Name: Milestone Approximately 350 Metres South East of Junction with B4027

Listing Date: 5 June 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1047606

English Heritage Legacy ID: 246649

Location: Holton, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX33

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Holton

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Holton

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

HOLTON A40
SP50NE (North side)
5/129 Milestone approx. 350m. SE of
junction with B4027

- II


Milestone. Early C18. Limestone. Tapering stone of oval plan with rounded top.
South face inscribed "XLIX/Miles From/ London/ To Oxford/ V", probably partly
re-cut over damaged surface. The road was turnpiked in 1719 by The Stokenchurch
and Enslow Trust.
(K. Lawrence, Milestones of Oxfordshire: Oxfordshire Museums Information Sheet
7).


Listing NGR: SP5938306395

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