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Latitude: 50.9278 / 50°55'39"N
Longitude: -2.9725 / 2°58'20"W
OS Eastings: 331752
OS Northings: 114706
OS Grid: ST317147
Mapcode National: GBR M6.PYK7
Mapcode Global: FRA 46NN.9T4
Entry Name: Milestone at Ngr St 3175 1470
Listing Date: 29 October 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1345841
English Heritage Legacy ID: 263947
Location: Horton, South Somerset, Somerset, TA19
District: South Somerset
Civil Parish: Horton
Built-Up Area: Horton
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
HORTON CP BROADWAY HILL
4/51 Milestone at NGR ST 3175 1470
Milestone. Probably early C19. Ham stone pillar, cast iron plates.
Trapezoid plan pillar, front 90 mm, sides about 450mm, back about
225 mm, the pillar about 700 mm high, with flat top. On east side a
T-shaped plate without bordersreads:- "HONITON/13 1/2"; on west side
a plate with borders and double curve shape drop reads:- "ILMINSTER/3"
This section of the road built by the Honiton and Ilminster Trust
under an 1807 Act, and transferred to the Ilminster Trust in 1829 -
the two types of plate may signify the joint action of the two Trusts.
(Bentley and Murless, Somerset Roads, SIAS, 1985).
Listing NGR: ST3175214706
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