Monument record MDR12892 - Milestone on the B5056, Longclifffe, Brassington

Type and Period (1)

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

Protected Status/Designation

Full Description

19th century milestone comprising a rectangular slab of dressed stone with a shouldered rounded head. The inscription reads 'To / BAKEWELL / 10 / MILES' and 'To / ASHBOURN / 7 / MILES'. (1) The milestone stood on a turnpike road administered by the Haddon & Bentley Turnpike Trust. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England. 3/2255/030.
  • <2> Index: Higgins, J (The Milestone Society). County Milestone Survey. DY/BRT/01.

Map

Location

Grid reference SK 2265 5575 (point)
Civil Parish BRASSINGTON, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE

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Record last edited

Jun 25 2015 4:51PM

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