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:
1081- /2/10003 Milestone at SK 3161 5264
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.'
Unpublished document: County Treasure Recording Form. 16.3, with photo.
Index: Higgins, J (The Milestone Society). County Milestone Survey. DY/ALD/03.
Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England. https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1268169.
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SK 31613 52635 (point)
ALDERWASLEY, AMBER VALLEY, DERBYSHIRE
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