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Milestone at Ngr St 3328 1513

A Grade II Listed Building in Horton, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9318 / 50°55'54"N

Longitude: -2.9507 / 2°57'2"W

OS Eastings: 333284

OS Northings: 115135

OS Grid: ST332151

Mapcode National: GBR M7.PQ7S

Mapcode Global: FRA 46QN.080

Entry Name: Milestone at Ngr St 3328 1513

Listing Date: 29 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1174847

English Heritage Legacy ID: 263945

Location: Horton, South Somerset, Somerset, TA19

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Horton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

HORTON CP -
ST31NW
2/60 Milestone at NGR ST 3328 1513


- II

Milestone. Probably early C19. Painted Ham stone pillar with cast-iron
plaques. Pillar about 360 m wide x 200 mm thick x 800 mm high, with
rounded top and chamfered back: of the 2 plaques, the top has a very
deep numeral drop, being about 360 mm wide x 310 mm deep, and reads:- "ILMINSTER/2"; the lower is about 350 mm wide x 200 mm deep and reads:-
"HONITON/14 1/2"; Ordnance Survey benchmark at top on rear face. This
road constructed by the Honiton and Ilminster Trust under an 1807 Act,
and was transfered to the Ilminster Trust in 1829.
(Bentley and Murless, Somerset Roads, SIAS, 1985).


Listing NGR: ST3328415135

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