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Milepost About 250 Metres West of Drive to Old Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Norton Bavant, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1938 / 51°11'37"N

Longitude: -2.1368 / 2°8'12"W

OS Eastings: 390537

OS Northings: 143848

OS Grid: ST905438

Mapcode National: GBR 1VG.0M4

Mapcode Global: VH97P.X876

Entry Name: Milepost About 250 Metres West of Drive to Old Rectory

Listing Date: 1 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1364340

English Heritage Legacy ID: 313436

Location: Norton Bavant, Wiltshire, BA12

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Norton Bavant

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Norton Bavant All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

NORTON BAVANT WARMINSTER ROAD
ST 94 SW
(south side)
4/214 Milepost about 250 metres west of
drive to Old Rectory

GV II

Milepost. 1840. Cast-iron classical style pillar with
pedimented top. Good lettering; SALISBURY / 19 / WARMINSTER / 2.
One of a series of cast-iron mileposts and boundary posts produced
in Warminster by iron founders Carson and Miller c1840, coinciding
with the consolidation of the Turnpike Act of the radial system
around Warminster.
(R. Haynes, Wiltshire Milestones, Leisure in Wiltshire, 1968.)


Listing NGR: ST9053743848

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