Building record MDR11661 - Milestone at the Rod Moor Road/Barnes Lane junction, Dronfield

Type and Period (1)

  • (Georgian to Victorian - 1800 AD to 1850 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Milestone on the east side of the Gleadless to Calver road originally run by the Greenhill Moor Turnpike Trust (the Owler Bar Trust from 1825). A photograph of the stone shows it to have two painted arches side by side, one showing 'GLEADLESS 3 MILES' the other 'CALVER 9 MILES'. The distance to Gleadless should be 5 miles. (1)

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Index: Higgins, J (The Milestone Society). County Milestone Survey. DY/DRO/01.

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Location

Grid reference SK 32892 79609 (point)
Civil Parish DRONFIELD, NORTH EAST DERBYSHIRE, DERBYSHIRE

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Record last edited

Jan 4 2021 3:31PM

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