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HER Number:MDV2138
Name:MILESTONE in the Parish of Down St. Mary


Milestone. Copplestone milestone.


Grid Reference:SS 763 033
Map Sheet:SS70SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishDown St. Mary
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishDOWN ST.MARY

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS70SE/1

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • MILESTONE (XVIII to XXI - 1751 AD to 2009 AD (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV54698.

Milestone. Copplestone milestone.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV54699.

Minchington, w. /industrial archaeology in devon/(1973)5.

Exeter Archaeology, 2000, Archaeological Assessment of SWWL Mid Devon Water Mains Rehabilitation Schemes (Overall Route), 6 (Report - Assessment). SDV321183.

Jenkinson, T., 2001 - 2006, Exeter to Barnstaple A377 (Report - Survey). SDV344456.

Visited on 5th September 2004. North end of Copplestone, close to Norton Farm, on bank under hedge on east side of road. Legend: "To/Exon/XIII/To/Barum/XXVII/". Flat topped, two faced stone, light granite. Worn, close to road edge. Circa 1829.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV321183Report - Assessment: Exeter Archaeology. 2000. Archaeological Assessment of SWWL Mid Devon Water Mains Rehabilitation Schemes (Overall Route). Exeter Archaeology Report. 00.21. A4 Stapled + Digital. 6.
SDV344456Report - Survey: Jenkinson, T.. 2001 - 2006. Exeter to Barnstaple A377. Devon Milestone Survey. A4 Stapled.
SDV54698Migrated Record:
SDV54699Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4621 - Survey of Milestones on the A377 Exeter to Barnstaple Road

Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2015 5:07PM