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Listed Building record MDR4815 - Milepost, Morley Road, Morley

Type and Period (1)

  • (Georgian to 21st Century - 1800 AD? to 2050 AD)

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Milepost, Morley Road, Morley, an early 19th century structure. 'Triangular cast iron milepost on the Mansfield to Derby Turnpike (authorised 1764).' (1) 'Cast iron dual faced sign with inscriptions (Derby 4, Mansfield 18, Smalley 2), set on a post behind the bus shelter at Morley Smithy.' (2) From the National Heritage List for England: 'PARISH OF MORLEY MANSFIELD ROAD SK 34 SE 1/88 MORLEY SMITHY (West Side) Mile Post at OS 394 416 II Mile post. Early C19. Cast iron. Triangular, on a short circular shaft. Inscribed on shaft MORLEY, and on the body MANSFd/18/SMALLy/2/DERBY/4. Listing NGR: SK3940941544.' (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Fowkes, D. 1986. Derbyshire Industrial Archaeology - A Gazetteer of Sites. Part II - Borough of Erewash. 35.
  • <2> Unpublished document: County Treasure Recording Form. 14.2, with photo.
  • <3> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England.



Grid reference SK 39409 41544 (point)

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Record last edited

Jan 6 2024 11:35PM

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