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HER Number:MDV46601
Name:Milestone north-east of Kitterford Cross, Ugborough


Eighteenth century granite milestone to the northeast of Kitterford Cross, 15 miles from Plymouth


Grid Reference:SX 692 564
Map Sheet:SX65NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishUgborough
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishUGBOROUGH

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX65NE/329

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • MILESTONE (Circa, XVIII - 1765 AD to 1765 AD)

Full description

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

Milestone (M.S.) marked as 15 miles to Plymouth, 7 miles to Totnes.

Ordnance Survey, 1906, 126NW (Cartographic). SDV156247.

'Milestone' indicated on OS 6" (1906) and on OS 6" (1969).

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

Milestone (MS) marked.

Jenkinson, T., 2018, Totnes to Plymouth (B3210/A3121/A379) (Report - Survey). SDV324109.

Site visit 4th November 2004. Granite milestone on the east side of the road to the northeast of Kitterford Cross. Erected by the Totnes Turnpike Trust circa 1765. The stone is inscribed '15/Ms To/Plym/To/Totnes/?'. Overgrown and embedded in bank.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV156247Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1906. 126NW. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 6 inch Map. Map (Paper).
SDV324109Report - Survey: Jenkinson, T.. 2018. Totnes to Plymouth (B3210/A3121/A379). Devon Milestone Survey. A4 Stapled + Digital.
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. [Mapped feature: #112989 ]

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV2975 - Milestone Survey from Totnes to Plymouth

Date Last Edited:Aug 16 2018 11:39AM