Monument record MDR8853 - Milestone, Alport Bridge, Snake Road, Hope Woodlands
Type and Period (1)
- MILESTONE (Georgian - 1800 AD to 1830 AD)
- None recorded
Gritstone milestone with triangular cross-section, c. 1.1m high. Two of three sides inscribed: 'SHEFF 15', 'MANC 23'. On Telford's 1818-1821 Glossop-Sheffield Turnpike. (1) In December 2002 the milestone was measured as having a width of 16½ inches and a depth of 13 inches across the front. (2) Milestone lies on the Sheffield - Manchester Turnpike (see SMR 34449). (3)
- <1> SDR18970 Photograph: Peak District National Park Authority (PDNPA). Black and white photograph collection. 16.26a.
- <1> SDR21251 Unpublished document: Bevan, B (PDNPA). 1994. Alport Dale, Hope Woodlands, Derbyshire, archaeological survey.
- <2> SDR19355 Index: Higgins, J (The Milestone Society). County Milestone Survey. DT/HOW/03.
|Grid reference||SK 1406 8955 (point) (Approximate)|
|Civil Parish||HOPE WOODLANDS, HIGH PEAK, DERBYSHIRE|
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Record last edited
Apr 9 2015 12:59PM