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HER Number:MDV76450
Name:Milestone by Hillside Cottage, Butterleigh


Milestone on the east side of the old Exeter Road, on the northern edge of Butterleigh, repainted in 2008.


Grid Reference:SS 972 082
Map Sheet:SS90NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishButterleigh
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishBUTTERLEIGH

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

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.

'M.S. Tiverton 3' shown. Map object based on this Source.

Jenkinson, T., 2007 - 2008, Exeter to Tiverton Unclassified and A396 (Report - Survey). SDV344478.

Visited on 7th March 2007. Milestone in Butterleigh, on the old Exeter Road, just up from Hillside Cottage. Located in the bank under ivy, close to the road edge on the east side. Legend 'III Miles From Tiverton'. Very poor condition, worn and dirty. Pieces out of left side and top edge. Repainted in May 2008. Legend picked out in black on a white background.

Jenkinson, T., 2008, Repainting of Milestone in Butterleigh Mid Devon (Correspondence). SDV347657.

Correspondence regarding proposed repainting of milestone. Other details: Photos.

Ordnance Survey, 2010, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV344030.

Map object based on this Source.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV344030Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2010. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital).
SDV344478Report - Survey: Jenkinson, T.. 2007 - 2008. Exeter to Tiverton Unclassified and A396. Devon Milestone Survey. A4 Stapled.
SDV347657Correspondence: Jenkinson, T.. 2008. Repainting of Milestone in Butterleigh Mid Devon. Email to B. Horner. A4 Stapled.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4628 - Milestone Survey from Exeter to Tiverton

Date Last Edited:Aug 12 2011 8:26AM