Monument record MDR11266 - Milestone, Cubley Common

Type and Period (1)

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

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

A milestone is recorded on late 19th century OS maps, which indicate that it was marked 'Ashbourne 5'. (1, 2) On the early 20th century 3rd edition it is marked as 'Old M.S.' (3) According to a local resident in 1982, the milestone had 'subsided underground some 5 years ago'. (4)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1896-1900. OS County Series, 2nd edition (1st revision), scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1912-1921. OS County Series, 3rd edition (Second Revision), scale 1:2500 (25" to one mile).
  • <4> Unpublished document: County Treasure Recording Form. 16.1.

Map

Location

Grid reference SK 16340 39120 (point)
Civil Parish CUBLEY, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE

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Record last edited

Aug 16 2011 4:54PM

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