Listed Building record MDR9897 - Milestone, East of the Bear Inn, West of Fishpond Farm, Alderwasley

Type and Period (1)

  • (Georgian to 21st Century - 1775 AD? to 2050 AD)

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Full Description

Milestone, east of the Bear Inn, west of Fishpond Farm, Alderwasley, a late 18th or early 19th century structure. 'Milestone inscribed 'London 138, Wirksworth 2'. (1-2) From the National Heritage List for England: 'SK35SW ALDERWASLEY 1081- /2/10003 Milestone at SK 3161 5264 II Milestone. Late C18 or early C19. Single gritstone slab, approx 1 metre in height, set into northern verge of the lane running east-west between Wirksworth and Belper. The convex south face of the post is inscribed 'LONDON 1:38 (miles) WIRKSWORTH 2 (miles)'. Listing NGR: SK3161352635.' (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Unpublished document: County Treasure Recording Form. 16.3, with photo.
  • <2> Index: Higgins, J (The Milestone Society). County Milestone Survey. DY/ALD/03.
  • <3> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England.



Grid reference SK 31613 52635 (point)

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Record last edited

Nov 29 2021 5:12PM

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