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Latitude: 50.3639 / 50°21'50"N
Longitude: -3.6818 / 3°40'54"W
OS Eastings: 280477
OS Northings: 52906
OS Grid: SX804529
Mapcode National: GBR QM.YFT2
Mapcode Global: FRA 3852.PFC
Entry Name: Milestone at Ngr 805 529
Listing Date: 26 April 1993
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1108273
English Heritage Legacy ID: 101235
Location: Halwell and Moreleigh, South Hams, Devon, TQ9
District: South Hams
Civil Parish: Halwell and Moreleigh
Civil Parish/community: Cornworthy
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Halwell St Leonard
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
10/323 Milestone at NGR 805
Milestone. Circa 1824. Granite monolith. Rounded heads to splayed front
and roughtly cut flat back set into bank.
The front is inscribed "To Dartmouth 6" on the right hand side and "To
Kingsbridge 8" on the left hand side (inscription below is obscured).
These directions are inscribed on the wrong sides of the stone, therefore
the stone must have been reset on the wrong side of the road.
The Dartmouth-Modbury Trust was initiated by the turnpike act of 1824.
Source: W Albert. The Turnpike Road System in England 1663-1840 p221.
Listing NGR: SX8047752906
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