Milepost, The Common, Crich, an early 19th century structure.
'Cast iron milepost opposite the Rising Sun public house. On the Nottingham - Cromford Turnpike, inscribed 'Nottm 18, Ripley 4, Cromford 5'. The turnpike is dated 1766.' (1)
Milepost photographed in May 2002. (2)
From the National Heritage List for England:
'SK 35 SW PARISH OF CRICH THE COMMON 3/15 (East Side) Milepost 20 metres south-east of the former Rising Sun PH II
Milepost. Early C19. Diamond section cast iron milepost on short circular shaft. North-west face reads NOTTm 18 RIPLEY 4. South-west face reads CROMFd 5.
Listing NGR: SK3502654063.'
Unpublished document: County Treasure Recording Form. 11.2, with photo.
Index: Higgins, J (The Milestone Society). County Milestone Survey. DY/CRI/03.
Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England. https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1335288?section=official-list-entry.
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SK 35026 54063 (point)
CRICH, AMBER VALLEY, DERBYSHIRE
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