Listed Building: MILESTONE AT NGR ST 0144 3334
1648, 5, 15
04 August 1986
Date last amended
STO3SW BROMPTON REGIS CP - 5/15 Milestone at NGR ST 0144 3334 - - II
Milestone. 1820s. Sandstone and cast iron. About 350 mm high dressed stone, slightly cambered head, bench mark on right side, attached plaque with semi-circular headed central section inscribed in incised lettering "8 miles to Watchet". This section of road from Timberscombe to the Devon border was turnpiked following an Act of 1822. Supervised by William McAdam, son of the more famous J L McAdam, it was completed in 1827. (Bentley and Murless, Somerset Roads, 1985).
Listing NGR: ST0146333359