Cast-iron milepost on the A515 Ashbourne-Buxton road. Reads 'London 149 miles, Derby 23 miles, Hartington Parish', and 'Buxton 10 Miles' and 'Ashbourne 10 Miles'. On the 1738 Buxton-Ashbourne Turnpike, but placed after the 1771 amendment. (1). The milepost is recorded on the 1st edition Ordnace Survey map and therefore predates 1880. (2).
Photograph: Peak District National Park Authority (PDNPA). Black and white photograph collection. 1983: 3.21-22.
Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
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Centred SK 1589 6110 (10m by 10m) (Approximate)
HARTINGTON TOWN QUARTER, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE
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