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Toll Sign at Sk 445 300

A Grade II Listed Building in Shardlow and Great Wilne, Derbyshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8661 / 52°51'57"N

Longitude: -1.3403 / 1°20'25"W

OS Eastings: 444505

OS Northings: 330048

OS Grid: SK445300

Mapcode National: GBR 7H4.9Y5

Mapcode Global: WHDH8.C7Z4

Entry Name: Toll Sign at Sk 445 300

Listing Date: 11 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1088365

English Heritage Legacy ID: 83170

Location: Shardlow and Great Wilne, South Derbyshire, Derbyshire, DE72

County: Derbyshire

District: South Derbyshire

Civil Parish: Shardlow and Great Wilne

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Shardlow and Great Wilne St James

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

SK 44 30 PARISH OF SHARDLOW AND GREAT WILNE LONDON ROAD
7/186 (South Side)
Toll Sign at
SK 445 300
II
Toll sign. 1758, re-positioned in 1960. Slate and ashlar.
Triangular shaped slate sign, set on ashlar wall with stone
copings. Brass plaque attached to the wall is inscribed 'Scale
of charges taken from the toll house of the Old Cavendish
Bridge, built 1758 and washed away in 1947. Re-erected in this
position by the County Councils of Derby and Leicester in 1960'.
Slate plaque above has incised painted lettering with carved
patterns to either side. The inscription starts 'Tolls taken at
the BRIDGE by Virtue of an Act of Parliament, being the same
that were taken at the Ferry vis ...' and lists the charges
below for every type of vehicle, foot passenger and animal.


Listing NGR: SK4450530048

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