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Milestone at Ngr St 5665 3090

A Grade II Listed Building in Lydford-on-Fosse, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0759 / 51°4'33"N

Longitude: -2.6202 / 2°37'12"W

OS Eastings: 356650

OS Northings: 130909

OS Grid: ST566309

Mapcode National: GBR MP.DJ0N

Mapcode Global: FRA 56D8.P22

Entry Name: Milestone at Ngr St 5665 3090

Listing Date: 17 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1058832

English Heritage Legacy ID: 267553

Location: Lydford-on-Fosse, Mendip, Somerset, TA11

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Lydford-on-Fosse

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

ST53SE LYDFORD-ON-FOSSE CP FOSSE WAY (East side)

10/80 Milestone at NGR ST 5665 3090
II

Milestone. Early C19 for Ilchester Turnpike Trust. Low dressed stone pier,
with a flat top, roughly triangular on plan; cast-iron plaque inset to west
side, raised lettering:- "9 SHEPTON MALLET ILCHESTER 6". Further remains of incised lettering to rear:- "CANNARDS GRAVE", indicates the re-use of the
pier. Ilchester Turnpike Trust established 1753
(Bryan Morland 0., An Introduction to the Infrastructure of the Industrial Revolution in Somerset, 1982).


Listing NGR: ST5665030908

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