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Listed Building record MDR8684 - Milestone, B6054, Holmesfield

Type and Period (1)

  • (Georgian to 21st Century - 1818 AD? to 2050 AD)

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Milestone, B6054, Holmesfield, a mid-19th century structure. 'Milestone on the B6054, east of Owler Bar. Inscribed under a double arch is 'GLEADLESS 8 MILES' CLAVER 6 MILES'. On a turnpike road of 1781. Photographic record.' (1) 'Milestone half a mile east of Owler Bar. Width 23", depth 4", visible height 25". Estimated date of the milestone is c1818.' (2) From the National Heritage List for England: 'SK 27 NE 4/144 PARISH OF HOLMESFIELD DRONFIELD ROAD Milestone 550 metres east-south-east of the Peacock Inn, Owler Bar II Milestone. Mid C19. Rectangular flagstone, set into the ground, with an inscription, now painted GLEADLESS/8/MILES/ CALVER/6/MILES. Listing NGR: SK2989777905.' (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Photograph: Peak District National Park Authority (PDNPA). Black and white photograph collection. 7.15A.
  • <2> Index: Higgins, J (The Milestone Society). County Milestone Survey. DY/HOM/02.
  • <3> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England.



Grid reference SK 29897 77905 (point)

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Record last edited

Jan 3 2024 9:05PM

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