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Milestone at Ss 725 116

A Grade II Listed Building in Chawleigh, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8903 / 50°53'25"N

Longitude: -3.814 / 3°48'50"W

OS Eastings: 272509

OS Northings: 111659

OS Grid: SS725116

Mapcode National: GBR L2.S7LS

Mapcode Global: FRA 26WR.CY6

Entry Name: Milestone at Ss 725 116

Listing Date: 19 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1106611

English Heritage Legacy ID: 95499

Location: Chawleigh, Mid Devon, Devon, EX18

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Chawleigh

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Chawleigh St James

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

CHAWLEIGH
SS 71 SW
2/28 Milestone at SS 725 116
GV II
Milestone. Late C18 - early C19. Sandstone. Narrow, upright round-headed slab
is inscribed with Roman serif upper and lower case letters and Roman numerals Top appears once to have been taller since beginning of inscription and first word is made illegible by later cutting of a bench-mark. What can be read
says '....is the Exeter Turnpike XVIIII + ½ MILES FROM EXON'.


Listing NGR: SS7250911658

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