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Milepost at Southern Corner of Yard of White Hart Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle Cary, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0884 / 51°5'18"N

Longitude: -2.5149 / 2°30'53"W

OS Eastings: 364035

OS Northings: 132244

OS Grid: ST640322

Mapcode National: GBR MV.CLNH

Mapcode Global: FRA 56M7.N38

Entry Name: Milepost at Southern Corner of Yard of White Hart Inn

Listing Date: 18 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056248

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262000

Location: Castle Cary, South Somerset, Somerset, BA7

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Castle Cary

Built-Up Area: Castle Cary

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

6/67 Milepost at southern corner of
yard to White Hart Inn

Milepost. Early C19. Cast iron, by Wightman founder. Triangular on plan; sides 305mm wide, height 850mm; base plinth,
raked top, no back panel; to angled faces two plaques with reverse curve corners, left reading
"Wincanton/6.25/Somerton/10.25/miles", the right "Ilchester/10/Shepton Mallett (sic)/8/miles'; all of the town names
except Shepton Mallet set on curve, founders' name cast on leading edge. This section of road maintained by the
Langport, Somerton and Castle Cary Trust from 1778.

Listing NGR: ST6403432244

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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