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Latitude: 51.0911 / 51°5'27"N
Longitude: -3.4084 / 3°24'30"W
OS Eastings: 301463
OS Northings: 133359
OS Grid: ST014333
Mapcode National: GBR LM.CGBS
Mapcode Global: FRA 36R7.FZL
Entry Name: Milestone at Ngr St 0144 3334
Listing Date: 4 August 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1237563
English Heritage Legacy ID: 265602
Location: Brompton Regis, West Somerset, Somerset, TA4
District: West Somerset
Civil Parish: Brompton Regis
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
STO3SW BROMPTON REGIS CP
5/15 Milestone at NGR ST 0144 3334
Milestone. 1820s. Sandstone and cast iron. About 350 mm high dressed
stone, slightly cambered head, bench mark on right side, attached plaque
with semi-circular headed central section inscribed in incised lettering
"8 miles to Watchet". This section of road from Timberscombe to the
Devon border was turnpiked following an Act of 1822. Supervised by
William McAdam, son of the more famous J L McAdam, it was completed in
1827. (Bentley and Murless, Somerset Roads, 1985).
Listing NGR: ST0146333359
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