Listed Building: STONE MILE POST (1379828)

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Grade II
Authority Historic England
Volume/Map/Item 812, 6, 10013
Date assigned Tuesday, November 23, 1999
Date last amended

Description

Milepost. Late C18 or early C19. Square-sectioned gritstone pillar with smoothly-dressed faces, the sides lightly tooled. Approx. 1 metre in height, and set into northern verge of the lane running south-east / north west and linking the settlements of Wirksworth and Belper. South -west face inscribed " LONDON 139, DERBY 12, WIRKSWORTH ", and with incised gloved hands pointing in 2 directions. Later inscripions include survey benchmarks. Listing NGR: SK3042153554

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Location

Grid reference SK 30421 53554 (point)
Map sheet SK35SW
Civil Parish WIRKSWORTH, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE

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Jul 20 2011 4:07PM

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