Monument record MDR7636 - Milestone, Stoney Middleton Road, Calver

Type and Period (1)

  • (Georgian to Victorian - 1750 AD to 1850 AD)

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Full Description

Milestone on Stoney Middleton Road, previously the 1759 Chesterfield-Hurnstone Head Turnpike Road. The stone is in good condition, triangular in cross section and 1.10m high. The inscription on one side reads 'To Tideswell 6, Chapel 13, Manchester 32' and on the other 'To Chesterfield 10 miles'. (1, 2)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Index: Bradwell, J. 1974. Peak Park Treasures: D41.
  • <2> Photograph: PPJPB. Photo: 7/28a-29a.
  • <3> Index: Higgins, J (The Milestone Society). County Milestone Survey. DY/CAL/01.

Map

Location

Grid reference SK 2383 7484 (point)
Civil Parish CALVER, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE

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Record last edited

Jan 24 2018 4:49PM

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