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Listed Building record MDR10902 - Milepost, Chanderhill Lane, Holymoorside and Walton

Type and Period (1)

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

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Milepost, Chanderhill Lane, Holymoorside and Walton, of probable early 19th century date. 'Milepost. Another undamaged cast-iron milepost on the old Chesterfield-Buxton turnpike road west of Chesterfield.' (1) 'Distances recorded on the milepost are 'LONDON 154 / BASLOW 5 / BAKEWELL 9 / BUXTON 20 / MANCHESTER 40 / CHESTERFIELD 3'.' (2) From the National Heritage List for England: 'WALTON SK37SW BASLOW ROAD 1264-0/2/122 (South side) Milepost to west of junction with Chander Hill Lane II Milepost. Probably early C19. Cast iron. Cylindrical, on a cylindrical stem, and with a top which is domed in the centre. Below the top 'LONDON 154' is inscribed in raised letters. Below, 2 panels give distances to various towns including Baslow, Bakewell, Buxton, and Chesterfield. Listing NGR: SK3343670467.' (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Fowkes, D. 2000. Derbyshire Industrial Archaeology. Part V. North East Derbyshire. 40.
  • <2> Index: Higgins, J (The Milestone Society). County Milestone Survey. DY/HOS/02.
  • <3> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England.



Grid reference SK 33436 70467 (point)

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Record last edited

Jan 8 2024 5:31PM

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