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Milestone at Ngr St4637 1687

A Grade II Listed Building in Stoke sub Hamdon, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9488 / 50°56'55"N

Longitude: -2.7648 / 2°45'53"W

OS Eastings: 346368

OS Northings: 116874

OS Grid: ST463168

Mapcode National: GBR MH.NHCR

Mapcode Global: FRA 563L.LPM

Entry Name: Milestone at Ngr St4637 1687

Listing Date: 27 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1116989

English Heritage Legacy ID: 442477

Location: Stoke Sub Hamdon, South Somerset, Somerset, TA14

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Stoke sub Hamdon

Built-Up Area: Stoke sub Hamdon

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

2/342 Milestone at NGR ST 4637 1687
- II
Milestone. Early C19 probably. Ham stone pillar, cast iron plaque. Pillar triangular on plan, about 475 mm wide on principal faces and 350mm wide at
back, about 850mm high, with slightly segmental top: plaques 420m and 360mm
long, 100mm deep, with curved drop under, reading "YEOVIL 6 and a half" on
west side and ILMINSTER 7" on east. This road was one of the original roads administered by the Ilminster Trust, set up in 1759, and was turnpiked in
that year (Bentley J B and Murless B J, Somerset Roads, SIAS, 1985).

Listing NGR: ST4636816874

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