Monument record MDR13305 - Gate posts, Eaton Bank, Little Eaton

Type and Period (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • World Heritage Site

Full Description

A pair of gate-posts of a similar style to toll-bar gate-posts are located by the Bridge Inn, where the footpath to Peckwash Mill starts, but there are no remains of the ancient gate attached to them. (1) Two large stone gate posts, probably not in their original location and there are no remains of the original gate will have stood between them at one time. They are possibly turnpike gate posts. (2) Looking at Google Maps Street View, the gate posts are still extant [2012]. (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Hickling, G. 1958. Duffield in Appletree. p 83.
  • <2> Unpublished document: County Treasure Recording Form. 16.1, with photos.
  • <3> *Internet Web Site: Google Maps. http://maps.google.com/. Website viewed 09/08/2012.

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Location

Grid reference Centred SK 3508 4290 (16m by 12m)
Civil Parish LITTLE EATON, EREWASH, DERBYSHIRE
World Heritage Site Derwent Valley Mills

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Record last edited

Dec 21 2018 9:27AM

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