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Monument record MDR11269 - Possible milestone, Stonepit Lane, Hognaston

Type and Period (1)

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

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

A worn stone, stated to be an original turnpike milestone, was recorded by the roadside in 1980. At that time it was leaning considerably and in need of re-erection and protection from passing traffic. (1) This is marked as 'Stone' on the 1st ed. 25" OS map (2) but is not shown on the 2nd ed. (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Unpublished document: County Treasure Recording Form. 16.3, with photo.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile). Sheet XXXVIII.8.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1896-1900. OS County Series, 2nd edition (1st revision), scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile). Sheet XXXVIII.8, 1900.



Grid reference SK 23274 50798 (point)

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Record last edited

Feb 5 2013 5:10PM

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