Monument record MDR12925 - Milestone, Main Street, Hopton
Type and Period (1)
(Georgian to Victorian - 1750 AD to 1900 AD)
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Milestone standing on the Ashbourne-Oakerthorpe turnpike road, turnpiked in 1759. One side reads 'TO / ASHBOURNE / 7 / MILES', the other 'TO / ALFRETON / 12 / MILES / WIRKSWORTH / 2 / MILES'. (1)
On the line of the Ashbourne-Bakewell turnpike. (2)
Index: Higgins, J (The Milestone Society). County Milestone Survey. DY/HON/02.
Bibliographic reference: Fowkes, D (ed.). 1997. Derbyshire Industrial Archaeology. A Gazetteer of Sites. Part IV. Derbyshire Dales.
No mapped location recorded.
HOPTON, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE
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Dec 2 2014 3:43PM
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