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Milestone at Ngr St 3175 1470

A Grade II Listed Building in Horton, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9278 / 50°55'39"N

Longitude: -2.9725 / 2°58'20"W

OS Eastings: 331752

OS Northings: 114706

OS Grid: ST317147

Mapcode National: GBR M6.PYK7

Mapcode Global: FRA 46NN.9T4

Entry Name: Milestone at Ngr St 3175 1470

Listing Date: 29 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1345841

English Heritage Legacy ID: 263947

Location: Horton, South Somerset, Somerset, TA19

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Horton

Built-Up Area: Horton (South Somerset)

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

4/51 Milestone at NGR ST 3175 1470

- II

Milestone. Probably early C19. Ham stone pillar, cast iron plates.
Trapezoid plan pillar, front 90 mm, sides about 450mm, back about
225 mm, the pillar about 700 mm high, with flat top. On east side a
T-shaped plate without bordersreads:- "HONITON/13 1/2"; on west side
a plate with borders and double curve shape drop reads:- "ILMINSTER/3"
This section of the road built by the Honiton and Ilminster Trust
under an 1807 Act, and transferred to the Ilminster Trust in 1829 -
the two types of plate may signify the joint action of the two Trusts.
(Bentley and Murless, Somerset Roads, SIAS, 1985).

Listing NGR: ST3175214706

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