ST6702 : Old Milestone by the UC road, north east of Cerne Abbas

taken 18 years ago, near to Up Cerne, Dorset, Great Britain

Old Milestone by the UC road, north east of Cerne Abbas
Old Milestone by the UC road, north east of Cerne Abbas
Stone post (plate lost) by the UC road, in parish of CERNE ABBAS (WEST DORSET District), near Giants Head Campsite, about 150m south, on a narrow verge/bank against the hedge, on West side of road. Dorset 1 (limestone), erected by the Weymouth, Melcombe Regis & Dorchester turnpike trust in the 19th century. Damaged.

Inscription reads:-
(8)
(DORCHES)TER
SHERBORNE
10

Grade II Listed. List Entry Number:1152750
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Milestone Society National ID: DO_DOSB08.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 5 February, 2003   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 10 December, 2017
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts 
Primary Subject of Photo
Milepost or Milestone 
Milestoneid (from Tags)
DO DOSB08 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 6755 0272 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:49.3863N 2:27.7234W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 6755 0272
View Direction
Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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