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Listed Building record MDR8680 - Milestone, Back Lane, Youlgreave

Type and Period (1)

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

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Milestone, Back Lane, Youlgreave, of late 18th century date. Original milestone on the Newhaven to Grindleford turnpike, 1759. (1-4) From the National Heritage List for England: 'SK 26 NW PARISH OF YOULGREAVE BACK LANE 2/106 (South Side) Milestone 800 metres SW of Conksbury Farmhouse II Milestone. Late C18. Stone. Stone slab with slightly splayed sides and saddleback top, inscribed to east 'To Ashbourne 13 Miles and to west 'To/Miles/Bakewell 2/?', other names too worn to be legible. Listing NGR: SK2026065066,' (5)

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Personal Observation: Kerr, N. 1996. Pers. Comm..
  • <2> Photograph: Peak District National Park Authority (PDNPA). Black and white photograph collection. 1983: 12.8; 3.6-7.
  • <3> Photograph: Peak District National Park Authority (PDNPA). Colour photograph collection. Film. 507.30.
  • <4> Index: Higgins, J (The Milestone Society). County Milestone Survey. DY/YOU/01.
  • <5> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England.



Grid reference SK 20260 65066 (point)

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Record last edited

Jan 3 2024 11:52PM

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