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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1174847
English Heritage Legacy ID: 263945
Location: Horton, South Somerset, Somerset, TA19
District: South Somerset
Civil Parish: Horton
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
HORTON CP -
2/60 Milestone at NGR ST 3328 1513
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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