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Listed Building record MDR5130 - Milepost, Stretton Road, Clay Cross

Type and Period (1)

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

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Milepost, Stretton Road, Clay Cross, an early 19th century structure. 'Cast iron milepost on the A61, the old Chesterfield to Derby turnpike road.' (1) From the National Heritage List for England: 'SK 36 SE TOWN OF CLAY CROSS STRETTON ROAD 2/30 (West Side) Milepost 15 metres east of Rose Villa II Milepost. Early C19. Cast iron. Triangular sectioned base with moulded front angle. Flat back, with segmental arched head, curving forward to form horizontal panel below. North side inscribed 'DERBY/18 MILES'. South side inscribed 'CHESTERFIELD/ 5 MILES, DRONFIELD/11 MILES, SHEFFIELD/17 MILES'. Raised panel on front inscribed 'J HAYWOOD JNR/PHOENIX FOUNDRY/DERBY'. Back, above, inscribed 'TOWNSHIP OF STRETTON' Listing NGR: SK3924162588.' (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Unpublished document: County Treasure Recording Form. 14.2.
  • <2> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England.



Grid reference SK 39241 62588 (point)

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Record last edited

Jan 16 2024 7:24PM

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