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Latitude: 50.5579 / 50°33'28"N
Longitude: -2.4402 / 2°26'24"W
OS Eastings: 368910
OS Northings: 73222
OS Grid: SY689732
Mapcode National: GBR PZ.2T8F
Mapcode Global: FRA 57SL.F4F
Entry Name: Boundary Stones at Ngr Sy 68917322
Listing Date: 17 May 1993
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1281866
English Heritage Legacy ID: 381994
Location: Portland, Dorset, Dorset, DT5
District: Weymouth and Portland
Civil Parish: Portland
Built-Up Area: Fortuneswell
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Portland All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
SY6873 NEW ROAD, Fortuneswell
969-1/3/127 (South East side)
Boundary stones at NGR SY 68917322
Two boundary markers at junction of New Road and Old Hill.
C19. That to NE is built in to the retaining wall which here
curves round to the bottom of Old Hill; the upper part has
been defaced, and below is the number 31. The root or
foundation of the stone is also exposed. Opposite here, free
standing at the end of the retaining wall to New Road, a
square stone to rounded top with the number 30 to NE and to NW
'This stone removed 3'6" East'. Representative of various
markers, usually to Admiralty or War Department boundaries, on
the Island, and a reminder that for long Old Hill was the
principal means of access to Tophill from Underhill, until the
construction of New Road in 1810.
Listing NGR: SY6891073222
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