Monument record MDR12946 - Finger post, Leadmill, Highlow

Type and Period (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

A cast iron fingerpost stands in Leadmill at the junction of the B6001 and the road to Abney. A photograph taken in March 2007 shows the post to be topped by a ball, and with a wooden arm marked 'ABNEY 2½'. A shield on the side of the post contains the lettering 'DCC / 1938'. (1) Viewing the site on Google Streetview suggests that the wooden arm is now missing and that only the post survives. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Index: Higgins, J (The Milestone Society). County Milestone Survey.
  • <2> *Internet Web Site: Google Maps. http://maps.google.com/. Website viewed 21/07/2011.

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Location

Grid reference SK 2339 8045 (point)
Civil Parish HIGHLOW, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE

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Record last edited

Jul 30 2013 3:48PM

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