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Latitude: 51.1323 / 51°7'56"N
Longitude: -1.9165 / 1°54'59"W
OS Eastings: 405936
OS Northings: 137010
OS Grid: SU059370
Mapcode National: GBR 3YZ.VPK
Mapcode Global: VHB5G.QSNT
Entry Name: Milepost in Front of Southington Cottages
Listing Date: 21 May 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1183006
English Heritage Legacy ID: 320501
Location: Stapleford, Wiltshire, SP3
Civil Parish: Stapleford
Traditional County: Wiltshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire
Church of England Parish: Stapleford St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
STAPLEFORD WARMINSTER ROAD
SU 03 NE
Milepost in front of Southington
Milepost. Circa 1840. Cast-iron classical-style pillar with low
pedimented top and plinth, raised lettering to front:
SALISBURY/8/WARMINSTER/13. One of a series of cast-iron mileposts
and boundary posts on turnpikes radiating from Warminster and
manufactured by Carson and Miller, a firm of Warminster
ironfounders. This milepost may have been moved slightly during
road improvements in 1970s.
(R. Haynes, Wiltshire Milestones, Leisure in Wiltshire, 1968)
Listing NGR: SU0593637010
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