Badly eroded gritstone milepost, c. 1.1m high with a triangular cross-section. Two of three sides are inscribed: 'SHEFF / 13' and 'MANC / 25'. Situated on Telford's 1818 Sheffield-Glossop Turnpike. (1)
In December 2002 the damaged milestone was measured at 16½ inches wide, 13 inches deep (across the front) and with a visible height of 22 inches. (2)
Photograph: Peak District National Park Authority (PDNPA). Black and white photograph collection. 34.6a.
Index: Higgins, J (The Milestone Society). County Milestone Survey. DY/HOW/01.
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SK 1654 8800 (point) (Approximate)
HOPE WOODLANDS, HIGH PEAK, DERBYSHIRE
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