Monument record MDR7416 - Milestone on the A625, White Edge Moor, Grindleford

Type and Period (1)

  • (Georgian to Victorian - 1800 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Milestone on the B6054 Froggatt Edge Road, marked Gleadless 11 Miles, Calver 3 Miles. Photographic record. (1, 2) The milestone has a visible height of 18 inches, a width of 21 inches and depth of 3 inches. Both distances are recorded on the same face of the milestone, hence the width. Each half has the name of the destination, 'GLEADLESS' and 'CALVER', inscribed in a semi-circle, the number '11' and '3' respectively within the semi-circle and 'MILES' inscribed below. (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Photograph: PPJPB. Photo:PPJPB:SMR:507:40. 507:40.
  • <2> Photograph: Peak District National Park Authority (PDNPA). Black and white photograph collection. 13.17.
  • <3> Index: Higgins, J (The Milestone Society). County Milestone Survey. DY/GRI/05.



Grid reference SK 2592 7830 (point) (Centre)

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Record last edited

Jul 7 2011 11:10AM

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