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Milestone at Ss 499 179

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Giles in the Wood, Devon

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Latitude: 50.9417 / 50°56'30"N

Longitude: -4.1366 / 4°8'11"W

OS Eastings: 249989

OS Northings: 117979

OS Grid: SS499179

Mapcode National: GBR KM.NXKX

Mapcode Global: FRA 267M.698

Entry Name: Milestone at Ss 499 179

Listing Date: 16 February 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1147747

English Heritage Legacy ID: 91810

Location: St. Giles in the Wood, Torridge, Devon, EX38

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: St. Giles in the Wood

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: St Giles in the Wood St Giles

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

6/192 Milestone at SS 499 179

Milestone. Late C18 - early C19. Granite. Upright slab is triangular in
section with its canted sides onto the road. Each of these sides has a
rounded head. Both are inscribed with Roman serif upper and lower case
lettering. The left side is inscribed 33 miles to Exon; the right side is inscribed 1 mile to Torrington.

Listing NGR: SS4998917979

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