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Listed Building record MDR8607 - Milestone, Southwest of Winstermoor Farm, Winster

Type and Period (1)

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

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Milestone, southwest of Winstermoor Farm, Winster, a late 18th century structure. Grade II listed milestone, wedge-shaped with a rounded top. It is inscribed 'To / BAKEWELL / 7 / MILES' and 'To / ASHBOURN / 10 / MILES'. The milestone is on the 1811 Ashbourne-Haddon turnpike road. (1-2) On the Bakewell-Ashbourne turnpike. (3) From the National Heritage List for England: 'SK 25 NW PARISH OF WINSTER 2/69 Milepost 400 yards south-west of Winstermoor Farm II Milepost. Late C18, Wedge-shaped stone milestone with rounded top. North face reads 'To Bakewell, 7 miles', south face reads 'To Ashbourne, 10 miles'. Listing NGR: SK2387159333.' (4)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Photograph: Peak District National Park Authority (PDNPA). Black and white photograph collection. 6.83:90-1.
  • <2> Index: Higgins, J (The Milestone Society). County Milestone Survey. DY/WIS/02.
  • <3> Bibliographic reference: Fowkes, D (ed.). 1997. Derbyshire Industrial Archaeology. A Gazetteer of Sites. Part IV. Derbyshire Dales.
  • <4> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England.



Grid reference SK 23871 59333 (point)

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Jan 16 2024 9:22PM

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