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Listed Building record MDR8640 - Milestone, Northeast of White Meadow, Ballidon

Type and Period (1)

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

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Milestone, northeast of White Meadow, Ballidon, of late 18th century date. The milestone stood on the Ashbourne-Bakewell turnpike road and is a painted ashlar sandstone block with a shaped top. In August 1983 it was described as being in need of restoration. (1-3) From the National Heritage List for England: 'SK 25 SW PARISH OF BALLIDON ASHBOURNE ROAD 5/3 Milestone half mile north east of White Meadow at NGR 207 539 II Milestone. Late C18. Gritstone with semi-circular top. Inscribed: To ASHBOURNE/5/MILES, To/BAKEWELL/12/MILES. Listing NGR: SK2071553915.' (4)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Hill, R (PPJPB). 1985. Peak Park Treasures. D290.
  • <2> Photograph: Peak District National Park Authority (PDNPA). Black and white photograph collection. 24.4.
  • <3> Index: Higgins, J (The Milestone Society). County Milestone Survey. DY/BAL/01.
  • <4> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England.



Grid reference SK 20715 53915 (point)

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Record last edited

Jan 3 2024 10:20PM

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