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ID:SDV323813
Title:A386 Tavistock to Okehampton
Originator:Jenkinson, T.
Date:2005 - 2008
Summary:Milestone situated at junction of Old Exeter Road and Barley Market Street. On road against end of wall. Tall marker stone, 125cm high. In good condition. Dates from c1817. The route of the A386 was jointly managed by the Tavistock and Okehampton Turnpike Trusts, the changeover taking place near the Dartmoor Inn at Lydford. The Tavistock Trust opted for grandiose markers that showed distances as far afield as Truro on their faces. The Okehampton stones are generally in poor condition and several have now gone.

Associated Monuments (23)

MDV72012Beardon Farm, Stone (Monument)
MDV72002BOUNDARY STONE in the Parish of Lamerton (Monument)
MDV4135Boundary stone on Half Bridge (Monument)
MDV72013County Bridge Stone (Monument)
MDV71941County Bridge Stone, Dolvin Road (Monument)
MDV3247Lydford, Milestone (Monument)
MDV72011Lydford, Willsworthy Gate, Stone (Monument)
MDV39674Mary Tavy/Lamerton, Boundary Stone (Monument)
MDV72014MILESTONE in the Parish of Bridestowe (Monument)
MDV71992MILESTONE in the Parish of Lamerton, Tavistock (Monument)
MDV7170Milestone on A386, 1 mile from Tavistock (Monument)
MDV7171Milestone on A386, 54 metres north-east of Half Bridge, Peter Tavy (Monument)
MDV72010Milestone on A386, south of Willsworthy Range (Monument)
MDV72004Milestone on road east of Wheal Betsy, Mary Tavy (Monument)
MDV71995Milestone on road north-east of Burntown, Mary Tavy (Monument)
MDV72015Milestone south of Bearslake Inn (Monument)
MDV23109Milestone, Barley Market Street, Tavistock (Building)
MDV28941Milestone, Lydford (Monument)
MDV71996Roadside milestone at Blackdown (Monument)
MDV19821Roadside milestone near the Dartmoor Inn (Monument)
MDV37003Roadside milestone south of Palmers Farm, Sourton (Monument)
MDV37390Roadside milestone west of Grendon, Mary Tavy (Monument)
MDV71943Stone Marker, Tavy Bridge Road (Monument)