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Milepost About 100 Metres to North of Swan Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in South Newton, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1207 / 51°7'14"N

Longitude: -1.8822 / 1°52'56"W

OS Eastings: 408337

OS Northings: 135717

OS Grid: SU083357

Mapcode National: GBR 3Z6.QY0

Mapcode Global: VHB5P.B396

Entry Name: Milepost About 100 Metres to North of Swan Inn

Listing Date: 21 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1318734

English Heritage Legacy ID: 320484

Location: South Newton, Wiltshire, SP2

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: South Newton

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: South Newton St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

SOUTH NEWTON WARMINSTER ROAD
SU 03 NE
(east side), Stoford
3/49 Milepost about 100 metres to
north of Swan Inn
GV II
Milepost. 1840. Cast-iron classical-style pillar with low
pedimented capping and plinth, raised lettering to front;
SALISBURY/6/WARMINSTER/15. One of a series of cast-iron mileposts
made by Carson and Miller, a firm of Warminster ironfounders, for
turnpikes radiating from Warminster.
(R. Haynes, Wiltshire Milestones, in Leisure in Wiltshire, 1968)


Listing NGR: SU0833735716

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