Monument record MDR12831 - Milepost south of the Cock Inn, Weston Underwood

Type and Period (1)

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

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Full Description

Grade II listed milepost, triangular in plan with a sloping upper part and a back plate with a gabled top. It is marked '133 / LONDON HULLAND / WARD / 2 / MILES / DERBY / 7 / MILES'. (1) The milepost was manufactured by J Heywood, Phoenix Foundry, Derby. When inspected in February 2002 it was found to have the top broken off. (2) An undated photograph found with the County Treasure records shows the broken milepost, although the breakage is not as severe as that recorded in 2002. (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England. List entry number 1233093.
  • <2> Index: Higgins, J (The Milestone Society). County Milestone Survey. DY/WES/02.
  • <3> Unpublished document: County Treasure Recording Form. Un-numbered photograph.



Grid reference Centred SK 2871 4391 (1m by 2m)

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Record last edited

Feb 2 2016 2:01PM

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