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Listed Building record MDR9913 - Milepost, The Common, Crich

Type and Period (1)

  • (Georgian to 21st Century - 1800 AD? to 2050 AD)

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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.' (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Unpublished document: County Treasure Recording Form. 11.2, with photo.
  • <2> Index: Higgins, J (The Milestone Society). County Milestone Survey. DY/CRI/03.
  • <3> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England.



Grid reference SK 35026 54063 (point)

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Record last edited

Jan 8 2023 8:12PM

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