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Listed Building record MDR8367 - Milestone, Northeast of Westhill Farm, Winster

Type and Period (1)

  • (Georgian to 21st Century - 1775 AD? to 2050 AD)

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Milestone, northeast of Westhill Farm, Winster, a late 18th century structure. 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. Photographic record. (1-3) From the National Heritage List for England: 'SK 26 SW PARISH OF WINSTER NEW ROAD 1/53 (North West Side) Milepost 300 yards south of the junction of New Road and Chadwick Hill II Milepost. Late C18., Wedge-shape stone milepost with rounded top. North east face reads 'To Bakewell 6 miles.', south west face reads 'To Ashbourne 11 miles'. Listing NGR: SK2341060690.' (4)

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> Index: Higgins, J (The Milestone Society). County Milestone Survey. DY/WIS/01.
  • <4> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England.



Grid reference SK 23410 60690 (point) Approximate

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Record last edited

Jan 16 2024 10:32PM

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