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HER Number:MDV100519
Name:Milestone circa 680 metres east of Yealm Bridge, Yealmpton


Milestone dating from around the early 19th century, 8 miles from Plymouth, 14 miles from Totnes.


Grid Reference:SX 596 520
Map Sheet:SX55SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishYealmpton
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishYEALMPTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • MILESTONE (XVIII to XIX - 1750 AD to 1850 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1880-1899, First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map (Cartographic). SDV336179.

Milestone (M.S.) marked, 8 miles to Plymouth, 14 miles to Totnes.

Ordnance Survey, 2018, MasterMap 2018 (Cartographic). SDV360652.

Milestone (MS) marked.

Historic England, 2018, National Heritage List for England, 1306555 (National Heritage List for England). SDV360653.

Milestone approximately 680 metres east of Yealm Bridge. Milestone. Circa early C19. Granite. Small stone, triangular in section with "14 to Totnes" an "8 to Plym" inscribed on either face.
Date first listed: 19th July 1984

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV360652Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2018. MasterMap 2018. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital.
SDV360653National Heritage List for England: Historic England. 2018. National Heritage List for England. Historic Houses Register. Digital. 1306555.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Aug 16 2018 1:21PM