Monument record MDR9914 - Milestone, Cromford Canal, Thurlowbooth Wood, Crich

Type and Period (1)

  • (Georgian to Victorian - 1794 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • World Heritage Site
  • World Heritage Site Buffer Zone

Full Description

There is a mile stone situated here on the 1st edition 25" OS map of c. 1880. (1) A millstone grit mile stone inscribed 'Langley 11 miles' on the northwest face and 'Cromford 3 1/2 miles' on the southeast face. (2) A 'Stone' is labelled here on modern OS mapping [2012]. (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <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 Unpublished document: County Treasure Recording Form. 16.1.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). Current Mastermap and 1:10000 series.



Grid reference Centred SK 3384 5377 (13m by 14m) (Approximate)
World Heritage Site Derwent Valley Mills

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Record last edited

Dec 21 2018 9:27AM

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