Monument record MDR10394 - Mile post, Nottingham Road, Spondon, Derby

Type and Period (1)

  • (Georgian to Victorian - 1800 AD? to 1900 AD?)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Circular cast iron milepost near no.193 Nottingham Road, Spondon. (1) Mile Post, Nottingham Road, Spondon. Drum-headed stick type mile post by Harrison of Derby - 'Derby 4 miles, Nottingham 12 miles'. (2) This cast-iron milepost stands on the north side of the Derby/Nottingham road. Lettering on the drum shows 'DERBY / 4 / MILES' and 'NOTTM. / 12 / MILES'. 'HARRISON DERBY' is written vertically on the post. (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Unpublished document: County Treasure Recording Form. 14.30, with photo.
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Fowkes, D (ed.). 2003. Derbyshire Industrial Archaeology. A Gazetteer of Sites. Part VII. City of Derby.. p 62.
  • <3> Index: Higgins, J (The Milestone Society). County Milestone Survey. DY/DER/09.



Grid reference SK 40614 35032 (point)

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Record last edited

Apr 24 2014 11:34AM

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