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Listed Building record MDR10226 - Milepost, Wirksworth Road, Windley

Type and Period (1)

  • (Georgian to 21st Century - 1800 AD? to 2050 AD)

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Milepost, Wirksworth Road, Windley, an early 19th century structure. 'An early 19th century cast iron milepost that is triangular in plan with the upper part sloping towards a back plate which has a curved top. Inscribed: 'WINDLEY / LONDON / 132 / MILES / WIRKSWh / 7 / MILES / DERBY / 6 / MILES'.' (1) The milepost was manufactured by J Harrison, Derby. (2) From the National Heritage List for England: 'SK 34 NW PARISH OF WINDLEY WIRKSWORTH ROAD 1/118 (West Side) Mile Post at OS 324 443 II Mile post. Early C19. Cast iron. Triangular in plan with upper part sloping to back plate with curved top. Inscribed: WINDLEY/ LONDON/132/MILES/WIRKSWh/7/MILES/DERBY/6/MILES. Listing NGR: SK3239244250.' (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Unpublished document: County Treasure Recording Form. 14.2, photo.
  • <2> Index: Higgins, J (The Milestone Society). County Milestone Survey. DY/WID/01.
  • <3> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England.



Grid reference SK 32392 44250 (point)

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Record last edited

Sep 6 2023 1:38AM

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