Listed Building: MILEPOST AT SK 3289 4015, KEDLESTON ROAD (1238086)

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Grade II
Authority English Heritage
Volume/Map/Item 1039, 3, 10003
Date assigned Thursday, August 24, 1995
Date last amended

Description

Milepost. Early C19. Cast iron post, triangular in plan, the upper part sloping to gabled back plate. The inscription reads '129/LONDON/QUARNDON/HULLAND WARD 6 MILES/ DERBY/3 MILES.' The Kedleston road formed part of the old London to Manchester highway. It was the first road in Derbyshire to be improved as a result of a Turnpike Act, in 1738.

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Location

Grid reference SK 32895 40146 (point)
Map sheet SK34SW
Civil Parish QUARNDON, AMBER VALLEY, DERBYSHIRE

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Feb 20 2014 3:02PM

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