Monument record MDR9899 - Milestone, Longway Bank Road, Alderwasley

Type and Period (1)

  • (Georgian to Victorian - 1800 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • World Heritage Site Buffer Zone

Full Description

Milestone at the south end of Longway Bank Rd (B5035), near the A6 at Whatstandwell Bridge. The photograph shows the milestone to be inscribed 'TO / ALFRETON / 6 / MILES' on one side and 'TO / ASHBOURNE / 13 / MILES / WIRKSWORTH / 3 / MILES' on the other. (1) The milestone stands on the former Oakerthorpe to Ashbourne turnpike road. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Unpublished document: County Treasure Recording Form. 16.1, with photo.
  • <2> Index: Higgins, J (The Milestone Society). County Milestone Survey. DY/ALD/01.



Grid reference SK 3303 5446 (point) (Approximate)

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Record last edited

Dec 21 2018 9:27AM

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