Monument record MDR11683 - Milepost, Bullbridge Hill, Ripley

Type and Period (1)

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

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Full Description

Cast iron milepost, with a short triangular sectioned head on a plain column. The west side of the milepost is inscribed I raised lettering 'NOTT.M / 17 / RIPLEY / 3' and the east side has 'CROMF.D / 6 / CRICH / 1'. (1) Early 19th century cast iron milepost. It has a short triangular sectioned head with canted top, set on plain column with simple capital. Each side of the head has a raised fillet to the edges and raised lettering. The west side is inscribed 'NOTT 17, RIPLEY 3' and east side is inscribed 'CROMF 6, CRICH 1'. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Index: Higgins, J (The Milestone Society). County Milestone Survey. DY/RIP/03.
  • <2> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England. List entry number 1158872.



Grid reference Centred SK 35638 52581 (2m by 2m)

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Record last edited

Dec 21 2018 9:27AM

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