Monument record MDR10146 - Milepost, The Common, South Normanton

Type and Period (1)

  • (Georgian - 1828 AD? to 1828 AD?)

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Full Description

Milepost with triangular section. (1) Milepost, Listed Grade II. Early 19th century cast iron milepost. On the west side 'Mansfield 7 miles'; on the east side 'Alfreton 2 miles'. Top marked 'South Normanton'. (2) Milepost on the south side of the Alfreton and Mansfield turnpike road. It was manufactured by Midworth of Mansfield, presumably in 1828 as 'MIDWORTH/MANSFIELD 1828 is written on the base. (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Unpublished document: County Treasure Recording Form. 14.1, with photo.
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Fowkes, D. 2000. Derbyshire Industrial Archaeology. Part V. North East Derbyshire. p 12.
  • <3> Index: Higgins, J (The Milestone Society). County Milestone Survey. DY/SOU/01.



Grid reference SK 4426 5612 (point) (Approximate)

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Record last edited

Jul 28 2014 2:11PM

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