Monument record MDR8367 - Milestone, north-east of Westhill Farm, Winster

Type and Period (1)

  • (Georgian to Victorian - 1750 AD to 1900 AD)

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Full Description

One metre high stone with black painted lettering on a white background, "To Bakewell 6 miles" and "To Ashbourne 11 miles". On the 1811 Ashbourne-Haddon Turnpike. (1). Photographic record. (2). Grade II listed milepost 300 yards south of the junction of New Road and Chadwick Hill, which is late 18th century in date. The milepost is a wedge-shape stone with rounded top. (3).

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Hill, R (PPJPB). 1985. Peak Park Treasures. D72.
  • <2> Photograph: Peak District National Park Authority (PDNPA). Colour photograph collection. Film. 9/2-3.
  • <3> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England.
  • <4> Index: Higgins, J (The Milestone Society). County Milestone Survey. DY/WIS/01.



Grid reference SK 2341 6069 (point) (Approximate)

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Record last edited

May 5 2015 9:03AM

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