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Milestone at Ngr 823328

A Grade II Listed Building in Mere, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.095 / 51°5'41"N

Longitude: -2.2532 / 2°15'11"W

OS Eastings: 382364

OS Northings: 132880

OS Grid: ST823328

Mapcode National: GBR 1WG.74W

Mapcode Global: FRA 6657.80C

Entry Name: Milestone at Ngr 823328

Listing Date: 7 July 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1130741

English Heritage Legacy ID: 320131

Location: Mere, Wiltshire, BA12

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Mere

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Mere St Michael the Archangel

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


ST 83 SW MERE A303
(south side)

2/2 Milestone at NGR 823328

II

Milestone. Mid C18 on Turnpike Road from London to Exeter. Sandstone with cast
iron plate. Block with rounded top, 400 mm wide and 300 mm deep, now half sunk
into road embankment and top half only of attached plate visible; reads
WINCANTON 8 HINDON 6. The stone is set high in the embankment, above a road
sign to 'local services' and must have been reset at the time of road widening.


Listing NGR: ST8236432879

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

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