Milestone on Bent Lane at the parish boundary between Tissington and Lea Hall. Height 1.35m. Much of the writing is illegible, but it is thought to read as follows: North face - 'FROM / LONDON / - / MILES / TISSINGTON / - / MILES'; West face - 'FROM / MATLOCK BATH / - / MILES'; East face - 'FROM / HOPTON / - / MILES'; South face - 'VI' in large Roman numerals. At the top the stone is 11 inches by 11 inches; it is 57 inches high. (1-3)
Personal Observation: Smith, W. 1970. Peak Park Treasures D39.
Photograph: Peak District National Park Authority (PDNPA). Black and white photograph collection. 19.8.
Index: Higgins, J (The Milestone Society). County Milestone Survey. DY/LEA/01.
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SK 1891 5212 (point) (Approximate)
TISSINGTON, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE
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