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Latitude: 51.1071 / 51°6'25"N
Longitude: -1.8765 / 1°52'35"W
OS Eastings: 408745
OS Northings: 134210
OS Grid: SU087342
Mapcode National: GBR 3ZF.DFX
Mapcode Global: VHB5P.FFBM
Entry Name: Milepost
Listing Date: 21 May 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1146219
English Heritage Legacy ID: 320481
Location: South Newton, Wiltshire, SP2
Civil Parish: South Newton
Built-Up Area: South Newton
Traditional County: Wiltshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire
Church of England Parish: South Newton St Andrew
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
SOUTH NEWTON WARMINSTER ROAD
SU 03 SE
(west side), South Newton
Milepost. 1840. Cast-iron pillar with low pedimented capping.
Lettering: SALISBURY/5/WARMINSTER/16, the latter distance is not
visible due to subsidence of plinth. One of a series of cast-iron
mile posts on radial turnpikes around Warminster and along the A36,
manufactured by the Warminster firm of ironfounders, Carson and
Miller and dated 1840.
(R. Haynes, Wiltshire Milestones; Leisure in Wiltshire, 1968)
Listing NGR: SU0874534210
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