MILEPOST

Date:
22 Aug 1999
Location:
Milepost, Derby Road, Wingerworth, North East Derbyshire, Derbyshire, S42 6LX
Reference:
IOE01/00168/19
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

WINGERWORTH SK36NE DERBY ROAD 1264-0/6/142 (West side) Milepost

II

Milepost. Early C19. Triangular cast-iron post with sloping triangular upper face, the back of the post extended upwards to carry an inscription, and terminating in a segmental arched head. Below the segmental head, the inscription 'TOWNSHIP OF TUPTON', below which, on the sloping upper face, is recorded the manufacturer: 'J.HAYWOOD, JNR, DERBY'. South face of milepost reads: 'CHESTERFIELD 3 MILES. DRONFIELD 8 MILES.

SHEFFIELD 15 MILES.' North face reads: 'CLAY CROSS [obscured] MILES. DERBY 20 MILES'.

Listing NGR: SK3905365771

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Haddy_Neil IOE Records for Haddy, Neil; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

Copyright IoE Mr Neil Haddy. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Haddy, Neil

Rights Holder: Haddy, Neil

Keywords

Cast Iron, Georgian Milepost, Victorian Transport, Gardens Parks And Urban Spaces, Street Furniture