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Milestone Standing Outside Shop No 2-6

A Grade II Listed Building in Central, Swindon

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Latitude: 51.5615 / 51°33'41"N

Longitude: -1.7857 / 1°47'8"W

OS Eastings: 414954

OS Northings: 184755

OS Grid: SU149847

Mapcode National: GBR YQM.1L

Mapcode Global: VHB3M.00BS

Entry Name: Milestone Standing Outside Shop No 2-6

Listing Date: 23 April 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1198302

English Heritage Legacy ID: 318684

Location: Central Swindon South, Swindon, SN1

County: Swindon

Electoral Ward/Division: Central

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Swindon

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Swindon New Town

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text

(north-west side)
6/24 Milestone standing outside
shop No. 2 - 6

Milestone for former Wilts and Berks Canal, early C19, Portland
stone, rectangular in elevation, inscribed SEMINGTON, 26, MILES,
stone reset in mid C20 development. Semington was the start of the
Wilts and Berks Canal, constructed under an Act of 1795.

Listing NGR: SU1493684745

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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