Milepost on the A621 between Totley and Owler Bar. Inscribed 'Baslow 5 miles, Bakewell 9 miles, Sheffield 7 miles'. (1, 2)
Milepost of c. 1840 on the east side of the Bakewell to Sheffield road north of Owler Bar. The milepost was moved very slightly to the west in 1970. It was manufactured by Darwin & Co., Sheffield and reads BASLOW / 6 / MILES ; BAKEWELL / 9 / MILES ; SHEFFIELD / 7 / MILES. (3)
Personal Observation: Reynolds, C. 1997. Pers. Comm..
Photograph: Peak District National Park Authority (PDNPA). Colour photograph collection. Film. 516.36.
Index: Higgins, J (The Milestone Society). County Milestone Survey. DY/HOM/01.
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SK 29624 78524 (point)
HOLMESFIELD, NORTH EAST DERBYSHIRE, DERBYSHIRE
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