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HER Number:MDV35281
Name:Milestone, Halberton

Summary

Milestone at west end of Halberton, dated circa 1819. In poor condition. No surviving inscription but should read 'Tiverton 3 Wellington 11'.

Location

Grid Reference:ST 004 129
Map Sheet:ST01SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishHalberton
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishHALBERTON

Protected Status

  • Local List: Milestone, West End of Village

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: ST01SW/67

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • MILESTONE (XIX - 1801 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

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

Milestone (Tiverton 3 Wellington 11 M.S.) marked on 1880s-1890s 25 inch Ordnance Survey map. Also shown on 1906 and 1971 6 inch maps.


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

Milestone (Tiverton 3 Wellington 11 M.S.) marked.


Ordnance Survey, 1906, 46NW (Cartographic). SDV335781.

Milestone depicted.


Ordnance Survey, 1971, ST01SW (Cartographic). SDV339824.

Milestone depicted.


Jenkinson, T., 2007, Exeter to Cullompton B3181/3185 (via Bradninch) (Report - Survey). SDV339741.


Jenkinson, T., 2007, Tiverton to Wellington B3391 (old A373/A38) (Report - Survey). SDV339825.

Milestone located at west end of Halberton village, opposite turn to Lower Town, on grass verge on north side of road. In poor condition. No inscription, possibly defaced or removed circa 1940. Should read 'Tiverton 3 Wellington 11'. Black base, chunks out of edges. Has Ordnance Survey benchmark. Dated circa 1819.


Google, 2014, Google Streetview (Website). SDV355684.

Milestone visible.


Mid Devon District Council, 2014, Mid Devon Local List Register of Heritage Assets - East, Milestone, West End of Village, Halberton (Local List - Register of Heritage Assets). SDV356891.

Milestone, West End of Village, Halberton.
Description: The milestone is located on the north side of the grass verge at the west end of the village and is a feature of importance.

Grid Reference: 300402/112944
Source: Halberton Conservation Area Assessment


Mid Devon District Council, 2014, Register of Heritage Assets, Milestone, West End of Village (Local List - Register of Heritage Assets). SDV356889.

Milestone, West End of Village.
Importance: Important historic feature at one of the entry points into the village.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV325644Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1904 - 1906. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #88496 ]
SDV335781Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1906. 46NW. 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).
SDV339741Report - Survey: Jenkinson, T.. 2007. Exeter to Cullompton B3181/3185 (via Bradninch). Devon Milestone Survey. A4 Stapled.
SDV339824Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1971. ST01SW. Ordnance Survey 1:10000 map. Map (Paper).
SDV339825Report - Survey: Jenkinson, T.. 2007. Tiverton to Wellington B3391 (old A373/A38). Devon Milestone Survey. A4 Single Sheet.
SDV355684Website: Google. 2014. Google Streetview. http://maps.google.co.uk. Website.
SDV356889Local List - Register of Heritage Assets: Mid Devon District Council. 2014. Register of Heritage Assets. Mid Devon District Council. Digital. Milestone, West End of Village.
SDV356891Local List - Register of Heritage Assets: Mid Devon District Council. 2014. Mid Devon Local List Register of Heritage Assets - East. Mid Devon District Council. Digital. Milestone, West End of Village, Halberton.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4334 - Milestone Survey, Tiverton to Wellington

Date Last Edited:Nov 6 2014 11:14AM