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Latitude: 53.0784 / 53°4'42"N
Longitude: -1.5474 / 1°32'50"W
OS Eastings: 430419
OS Northings: 353557
OS Grid: SK304535
Mapcode National: GBR 59P.5KL
Mapcode Global: WHCDW.6WFF
Entry Name: Stone Mile Post
Listing Date: 23 November 1999
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1379828
English Heritage Legacy ID: 479260
Location: Wirksworth, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, DE56
District: Derbyshire Dales
Civil Parish: Wirksworth
Traditional County: Derbyshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire
Church of England Parish: Wirksworth St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Derby
SK 35 SW WIRKSWORTH
812/6/10013 Stone Mile Post
Milepost. Late C18 or early C19. Square-sectioned gritstone pillar with smoothly-dressed faces, the sides lightly tooled. Approx. 1 metre in height, and set into northern verge of the lane running south-east / north west and linking the settlements of Wirksworth and Belper. South -west face inscribed " LONDON 139, DERBY 12, WIRKSWORTH ", and with incised gloved hands pointing in 2 directions. Later inscripions include survey benchmarks.
Listing NGR: SK3041953557
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