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HER Number:MDV32805
Name:Milepost on the Great Western Railway, Barnstaple


Site of milepost on the Great Western Railway circa 530 metres south-east of the junction with the Barnstaple Loop line.


Grid Reference:SS 579 322
Map Sheet:SS53SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBarnstaple
Civil ParishLandkey
DistrictNorth Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishBARNSTAPLE
Ecclesiastical ParishLANDKEY

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS53SE/311

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • MILEPOST (XIX to XX - 1801 AD to 2000 AD (Between))

Full description

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

Milepost marked as 'M.P' on the Great Western Railway circa 530 metres south-east of junction with the Barnstaple Loop line (as named on the 1904-1906 map).

Ordnance Survey, 1932, 13NE. Revision of 1932 (Cartographic). SDV335651.

Milepost marked.

Ordnance Survey, 1975, SS53SE (Cartographic). SDV342729.

Milepost most not shown, railway dismantled.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV335651Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1932. 13NE. Revision of 1932. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 6 inch Map. Map (Paper).
SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV342729Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1975. SS53SE. Ordnance Survey 1:10000 map. Map (Paper).

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Mar 7 2013 12:37PM