Monument record MDR8441 - Milestone, Snitterton Road, Snitterton, South Darley

Type and Period (1)

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

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Full Description

Milestone 1m high and 40 cms wide. The lettering is indistinct. The milestone is situated on the 1759 Newhaven-Nottingham turnpike. (1) Photographic record. (2-4) Listed, Grade II. A tall rough-cut stone inscribed "London 150m; Nottingham 26m". (5) An alternative reading of the inscription is 'LONDON / 159 / NOTTM / 26'. (6)

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Hill, R (PPJPB). 1985. Peak Park Treasures. D24.
  • <2> Photograph: Peak District National Park Authority (PDNPA). Colour photograph collection. Film. 30/4-5.
  • <3> Photograph: Peak District National Park Authority (PDNPA). Slide Collection. 1994:12741.1-2.
  • <4> Photograph: Peak District National Park Authority (PDNPA). Black and white photograph collection. 1994: 498.12-13.
  • <5> Unpublished document: County Treasure Recording Form. 16.4, R P Brooks, 1973.
  • <6> Index: Higgins, J (The Milestone Society). County Milestone Survey. DY/SOD/01.



Grid reference SK 2799 6037 (point) (Approximate)

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Record last edited

Sep 11 2017 3:40PM

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