Monument record MDR8845 - Milestone, east of Woodeaves Cottage, Fenny Bentley
Type and Period (1)
- MILESTONE (Georgian to Victorian - 1750 AD to 1900 AD)
- None recorded
Stone milestone which is located on the north side of the Bakewell to Ashbourne road. The stone is painted white with black lettering and reads 'to Ashbourne 2 miles' and 'to Bakewell 15 miles'. It is on the 1811 Fenny-Bentley-Haddon Turnpike. (1,2). It probably dates from the late 18th century [for full description see the listed building record]. (3).
- <1> SDR20053 Bibliographic reference: Pheasey, K H. 1978. Peak Park Treasures D172.
- <2> SDR18970 Photograph: Peak District National Park Authority (PDNPA). Black and white photograph collection. 31.26-27.
- <3> SDR19551 Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England.
|Grid reference||SK 1860 5032 (point) (Approximate)|
|Civil Parish||FENNY BENTLEY, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE|
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Record last edited
Jun 24 2015 8:25AM