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Latitude: 50.8659 / 50°51'57"N
Longitude: -2.8252 / 2°49'30"W
OS Eastings: 342021
OS Northings: 107706
OS Grid: ST420077
Mapcode National: GBR MF.TL23
Mapcode Global: FRA 46ZT.74K
Entry Name: Milestone at Ngr St 4201 0771
Listing Date: 18 December 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1056858
English Heritage Legacy ID: 262466
Location: West Crewkerne, South Somerset, Somerset, TA18
District: South Somerset
Civil Parish: West Crewkerne
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
Church of England Parish: Crewkerne
Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells
ST40NW WEST CREWKERNE CP CLAPTON ROAD (West side)
CLAPTON GATE (West side)
5/219 Milestone at NGR ST 4201 0771
Milestone. C19. Portland stone pillar, cast iron plaque. Pillar about
420mm wide x 110mm thick x 450mm high, with segmental curved top:
plaque about 420mm x 260mm deep overall, with segmental curved top and
semi-circular drop, reading 'Crewkerne (on curve)/2/Lyme/14' - a pattern
of plate only found in the Crewkerne area. This road was part of the
acknowledged Wells to Dorchester route (0gilby, 1675). and was turnpiked
in 1765 by the Crewkerne Trust under their first Act.
(Bentley J.B.and Murlees B.J, Somerset Road, SIAS, 1985).
Listing NGR: ST4202007706
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