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Milestone West of Mans Head

A Grade II Listed Building in Preshute, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4667 / 51°28'0"N

Longitude: -1.8051 / 1°48'18"W

OS Eastings: 413633

OS Northings: 174213

OS Grid: SU136742

Mapcode National: GBR 4WD.SKZ

Mapcode Global: VHB3Z.NDKG

Entry Name: Milestone West of Mans Head

Listing Date: 2 September 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1365926

English Heritage Legacy ID: 311368

Location: Preshute, Wiltshire, SN8

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Preshute

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

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Listing Text

SU 17 SW PRESHUTE MARLBOROUGH TO BROAD HINTON ROAD
(south side)
6/116 Milestone west of Mans Head
II
Milestone. Early C19. Sarsen, painted on front. Half-cylindrical
section with grooved top. Incised and painted inscription reading,
on left: TO WOOTTON BASSETT 7 Miles. On right: TO MARLBRO 5
Miles. Bench mark on base. The road was turnpiked in 1809.


Listing NGR: SU1363374213

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