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Milestone at Ngr St 4201 0771

A Grade II Listed Building in West Crewkerne, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8659 / 50°51'57"N

Longitude: -2.8252 / 2°49'30"W

OS Eastings: 342021

OS Northings: 107706

OS Grid: ST420077

Mapcode National: GBR MF.TL23

Mapcode Global: FRA 46ZT.74K

Entry Name: Milestone at Ngr St 4201 0771

Listing Date: 18 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056858

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262466

Location: West Crewkerne, South Somerset, Somerset, TA18

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: West Crewkerne

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Crewkerne

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text

ST40NW WEST CREWKERNE CP CLAPTON ROAD (West side)
CLAPTON GATE (West side)

5/219 Milestone at NGR ST 4201 0771


II

Milestone. C19. Portland stone pillar, cast iron plaque. Pillar about
420mm wide x 110mm thick x 450mm high, with segmental curved top:
plaque about 420mm x 260mm deep overall, with segmental curved top and
semi-circular drop, reading 'Crewkerne (on curve)/2/Lyme/14' - a pattern
of plate only found in the Crewkerne area. This road was part of the
acknowledged Wells to Dorchester route (0gilby, 1675). and was turnpiked
in 1765 by the Crewkerne Trust under their first Act.
(Bentley J.B.and Murlees B.J, Somerset Road, SIAS, 1985).


Listing NGR: ST4202007706

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