Monument record MDR6759 - Milestone, near Knouchley Farm, B6001, Calver

Type and Period (1)

  • (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

A wedge shaped milestone, used as a gate post, situated at Knouchley farm and close to the former Grindleford Bridge. On the Newhaven turnpike Rd (1758) now the B6001. The stone reads ' TO SHEFFIELD GR ILES (?) , BAKEWELL5 MILES, ASHBOURNE 21 MILES' . The stone is in poor condition and the lettering is almost illegible. (1)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Index: Pheasey, K. H.. 1977. Peak Park Treasures D127. D127.
  • <2> Photograph: PPJPB. Stoke, Knouchley Farm Milestone.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SK 241 756 (100m by 100m) (Approximate)
Civil Parish STOKE, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE

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Record last edited

Jul 12 2016 12:02PM

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