Monument record MDR12926 - Milestone on the B5056, Kniveton

Type and Period (1)

  • (Georgian to Victorian - 1750 AD to 1850 AD)

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Full Description

Flat milestone with a shaped top. One side is inscribed 'TO / ASHBOURNE / 3 / MILES', the other 'TO / BAKEWELL / 14 / MILES'. (1) On the Ashbourne-Bakewell turnpike. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Index: Higgins, J (The Milestone Society). County Milestone Survey. DY/KNI/01.
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Fowkes, D (ed.). 1997. Derbyshire Industrial Archaeology. A Gazetteer of Sites. Part IV. Derbyshire Dales.

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Location

Grid reference SK 1979 5116 (point)
Civil Parish KNIVETON, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE

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Record last edited

Dec 4 2014 9:30AM

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