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Latitude: 50.366 / 50°21'57"N
Longitude: -3.7034 / 3°42'12"W
OS Eastings: 278946
OS Northings: 53177
OS Grid: SX789531
Mapcode National: GBR QL.RG7V
Mapcode Global: FRA 3842.F1G
Entry Name: Milestone at Ngr 789 532
Listing Date: 26 April 1993
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1108272
English Heritage Legacy ID: 101234
Location: Halwell and Moreleigh, South Hams, Devon, TQ9
District: South Hams
Civil Parish: Halwell and Moreleigh
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Halwell St Leonard
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
9/322 Milestone at NGR 789
Milestone. Circa 1824. Granite monolith. Rounded heads to splayed front
and roughly cut flat back set into bank.
The front is inscribed "To Dartmouth 7" on the right hand side and "To
Kingsbridge 7" on the left hand side (inscription below is obscured).
These directions are on the wrong wides and the 1909 6" OS map has "Modbury
9 1/2" and "Dartmouth 7". Therefore this milestone is not in its correct
The Dartmouth-Modbury Trust was initiated by the turnpike act of 1824.
Source: Albert. The Turnpike Road System in England 1663-1840 p221.
Listing NGR: SX7894653176
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