Monument record MDR10587 - Milestone, Holmesfield Common End, Holmesfield

Type and Period (1)

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

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Full Description

Rectangular milestone, painted white, with lettering under two adjacent arches: GLEADLESS/7/MILES and CALVER/7/MILES. (1) Milestone almost opposite Common End Cottages, on the south side of a former turnpike road. The stone is 21" wide, 4" deep and has a visible height of 16". It may date from c. 1818. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Unpublished document: County Treasure Recording Form. 16.5, with photo.
  • <2> Index: Higgins, J (The Milestone Society). County Milestone Survey. DY/HOM/03.

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Location

Grid reference SK 31452 77713 (point)
Civil Parish HOLMESFIELD, NORTH EAST DERBYSHIRE, DERBYSHIRE

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Record last edited

Mar 1 2011 1:11PM

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