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Milestone by Boundary Wall About 9 Metres North of Pattenden

A Grade II Listed Building in Martock, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9689 / 50°58'7"N

Longitude: -2.7684 / 2°46'6"W

OS Eastings: 346137

OS Northings: 119108

OS Grid: ST461191

Mapcode National: GBR MH.M8FJ

Mapcode Global: FRA 562K.58J

Plus Code: 9C2VX69J+GJ

Entry Name: Milestone by Boundary Wall About 9 Metres North of Pattenden

Listing Date: 28 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1357451

English Heritage Legacy ID: 422615

ID on this website: 101357451

Location: Martock, Somerset, TA12

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Martock

Built-Up Area: Martock

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Milestone etc., Pettenden, Church Street.


Milestone etc., Pettenden, Church Street.


12/196 Milestone by boundary wall, about
9 metres north of Pettenden


Milestone. Probably C18. Ham stone pillar, about 450mm wide x 200mm thick, about 1.2m high, with triangular top.
Inscribed in Roman lettering "To Wells /XX/To Somerton/VII". The old Bristol-Dorchester road went through Martock
(Ogilby 1675); it was turnpiked in 1761 when the Martock and South Petherton United Trust was formed. (Bentlev J.B and
Murless B.J: Somerset Roads: Somerset Industrial Archaeological Society, 1985).

Listing NGR: ST4613719107

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