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Latitude: 51.0395 / 51°2'22"N
Longitude: -2.4856 / 2°29'8"W
OS Eastings: 366049
OS Northings: 126790
OS Grid: ST660267
Mapcode National: GBR MW.GVF2
Mapcode Global: FRA 56PC.MGF
Entry Name: Milestone on A303 at Ngr St 6605 2679
Listing Date: 6 March 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1346120
English Heritage Legacy ID: 263345
Location: Compton Pauncefoot, South Somerset, Somerset, BA9
District: South Somerset
Civil Parish: Compton Pauncefoot
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
COMPTON PAUNCEFOOT CP
5/33 Milestone on A303 at NGR ST 6605
Milestone. Probably early C19. Doulting stone pillar with cast iron plaque.
Stone about 400 mm x 50 mm thick x 1.2 metres high, roughly rounded top:
cast iron plaque 375 mm wide x 430 mm high, with shouldered semi-circular
top and double ogee base, reading "Wincanton (on curve)/4/Ilchester/9".
This road turnpiked in 1756 and maintained by the Wincanton Trust.
Listing NGR: ST6604926790
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