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Milepost Opposite Sutton Veny County Primary School

A Grade II Listed Building in Sutton Veny, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1748 / 51°10'29"N

Longitude: -2.1417 / 2°8'30"W

OS Eastings: 390190

OS Northings: 141741

OS Grid: ST901417

Mapcode National: GBR 1VM.CBB

Mapcode Global: VH97P.TQMR

Entry Name: Milepost Opposite Sutton Veny County Primary School

Listing Date: 1 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1364343

English Heritage Legacy ID: 313460

Location: Sutton Veny, Wiltshire, BA12

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Sutton Veny

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Sutton Veny St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

SUTTON VENY HIGH STREET
ST 94 SW
(west side)
4/238 Milepost opposite Sutton Veny
County Primary School

GV II

Milestone. 1840. Cast-iron classical-style pillar with low
pedimented top. Lettering to front: WARMINSTER/TOWN
HALL/3/MILES/CHILMARK/7. Plinth partly sunk at time of survey
(July 1985), but probably has date 1840 and initials C & M/W,
representing Carson and Miller, a firm of Warminster iron founders
manufacturers of a series of cast-iron mileposts and boundary posts
on radial turnpike roads around Warminster, c1840. (R. Haynes,
Wiltshire Milestone, Leisure in Wiltshire, 1968).


Listing NGR: ST9019041740

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