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.



Grid reference Centred SK 241 756 (100m by 100m) (Approximate)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (0)

External Links (0)

Record last edited

Jul 12 2016 12:02PM

Comments and Feedback

Do you have any more information about this record? Please feel free to comment with information and photographs, or ask any questions, using the "Disqus" tool below. Comments are moderated, and we aim to respond/publish as soon as possible.