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Latitude: 50.9188 / 50°55'7"N
Longitude: -3.0929 / 3°5'34"W
OS Eastings: 323274
OS Northings: 113831
OS Grid: ST232138
Mapcode National: GBR M1.QJ7V
Mapcode Global: FRA 46DP.4VR
Entry Name: Milepost at Ngr St 2328 1382
Listing Date: 18 December 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1060232
English Heritage Legacy ID: 271209
Location: Otterford, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA20
District: Taunton Deane
Civil Parish: Otterford
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST21SW OTTERFORD CP
8/41 Milepost at NGR ST 2328 1382
Milepost. Circa 1840. Allen and Co of Taunton, iron founders. Cast iron. Trigangular in plan, hollow in section, sloping top, plinth with name of iron founders set beneath ground level. Inscribed in raised lettering right "TAUNTON
8", left "HONITON 10 3/8". The Honiton and Ilminster Trust obtained consent to turnpike the section of road from Shoreditch, south of Taunton, to the Devon border by an Act of 1840. An almost complete set of mileposts survives along
the road. (Bentley, J.B and Murless, B.J Somerset Roads- The Legacy of the Turnpikes, 1985).
Listing NGR: ST2327413830
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