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Listed Building record MDR5581 - Milepost, Nottingham Road, Draycott and Church Wilne

Type and Period (1)

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

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Milepost, Nottingham Road, Draycott and Church Wilne, an early 19th century structure. 'Cast-iron circular milepost on the A52 Derby-Nottingham Road. 'Derby 6, Nottingham 10'.' (1) SK 434348 Draycott House, Milepost. Cast iron bobbin-type milepost, made by J. Harrisons of Derby. On the Derby-Nottingham turnpike. (2-3) From the National Heritage List for England: 'PARISH OF DRAYCOTT & CHURCH WILNE NOTTINGHAM ROAD SK 43 SW 3/11 (North Side) Bobbin Milepost south of The Cottage II Milepost. Early C19. Cast iron. Bobbin type milepost, with narrow circular stem, cylindrical head above and moulded top, standing about 3 feet high. West side inscribed 'NOTTm/10/ MILES' and east side inscribed 'DERBY/6/MILES'. Listing NGR: SK4356934886.' (4)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Unpublished document: County Treasure Recording Form. 14.3, with photo.
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Fowkes, D. 1986. Derbyshire Industrial Archaeology - A Gazetteer of Sites. Part II - Borough of Erewash. 9.
  • <3> Index: Higgins, J (The Milestone Society). County Milestone Survey. DY/DRA/01.
  • <4> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England.



Grid reference SK 43569 34886 (point)

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Record last edited

Jan 6 2024 11:24PM

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