Monument record MDR9912 - Cast iron milepost, Cliffside, Crich

Type and Period (1)

  • (Georgian - 1750 AD to 1800 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • World Heritage Site Buffer Zone

Full Description

There is a milepost situated here on the 1st edition 25" OS map of c. 1880. (1) A cast iron milepost on the Cromford to Nottingham Turnpike Road dating to approximately 1766. (2) The mile post is no longer labelled on modern OS mapping, but it can be seen on Google Maps Street View [2012]. (3-4)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <2> Unpublished document: County Treasure Recording Form. 14.1, with photos.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). Current Mastermap and 1:10000 series.
  • <4> *Internet Web Site: Google Maps. Website viewed 12/01/2012.



Grid reference Centred SK 3419 5514 (27m by 28m)

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Record last edited

Dec 21 2018 9:27AM

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