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Latitude: 51.3475 / 51°20'51"N
Longitude: -1.3707 / 1°22'14"W
OS Eastings: 443924
OS Northings: 161124
OS Grid: SU439611
Mapcode National: GBR 82H.G95
Mapcode Global: VHCZQ.6D7B
Entry Name: Milestone on A343 at NGR 439 611
Listing Date: 31 January 2003
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1419230
Location: Highclere, Basingstoke and Deane, Hampshire, RG20
District: Basingstoke and Deane
Civil Parish: Highclere
Built-Up Area: Woolton Hill
Traditional County: Hampshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire
Church of England Parish: Highclere St Michael and All Angels
Church of England Diocese: Winchester
Milestone on A343 at NGR 439 611
Milestone. Late C18. Painted stone. Broached square base, cylindrical shaft and polygonal top. Inscribed: Sarum 30, Newbury 4 and Andover 12. The Andover and Chilton Pond turnpike was opened in 1766 and this is one of a series of similar milestones on the turnpike.
An unusual example of a late C18 milestone.
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