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HER Number:MDV28752
Name:Milestone on Plymouth and Dartmoor Tramway


Milestone on Plymouth and Dartmoor Tramway. Inscribed with figure '10'.


Grid Reference:SX 505 630
Map Sheet:SX56SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBickleigh (SH)
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishBICKLEIGH

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX56SW/28/3

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1904 - 1906, Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map (Cartographic). SDV325644.

Milestone ('M.S') marked on 1904-1906 25 inch Ordnance Survey map, on north side of tramway, to east of 'Roborough Mill'. Not shown on 1954 6 inch map.

Ordnance Survey, 1954, SX56SW (Cartographic). SDV340836.

Gray, V., 1986, Tramway Milestone (Worksheet). SDV340921.

Cylindrical granite milestone. Flat sloping top with chamfered edge. Figure '10' cut into the top.

Gray, V., 1986, Untitled Source, 20 (Monograph). SDV340854.

Other details: NO. 99.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV325644Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1904 - 1906. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV340836Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1954. SX56SW. Ordnance Survey 6 inch map. Map (Paper).
SDV340854Monograph: Gray, V.. 1986. An Archaeological Checklist for Bickleigh Parish, near Plymouth. A4 Stapled. 20.
SDV340921Worksheet: Gray, V.. 1986. Tramway Milestone. Worksheet.

Associated Monuments

MDV2221Related to: Plymouth and Dartmoor Tramway (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Sep 19 2008 11:40AM