Description: Milepost Approximately 180 Metres South of Junction with Holme Lane
Date Listed: 23 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 334876
OS Grid Reference: SE5608610013
OS Grid Coordinates: 456086, 410013
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5837, -1.1543
ADWICK-LE-STREET DONCASTER ROAD
SE 51 SE (east side)
metres south of
with Holme Lane
Milepost. 1832-33. Magnesian limestone. Short, rectangular-sectioned
pillar with triangular head. Inscription on front face reads:
DONCASTER / 4½ MILES / ASKERN 2½ / SELBY 15½ / YORK 30
One of a series that are probably original to the Doncaster-York road as
turnpiked following an act of 6th June, 1832. Situated on boundary with the
parish of Owston.
Copy of the Doncaster-Selby turnpike statute in Doncaster Library Service
Archives, King Edwards Road, Balby.
Listing NGR: SE5608610013
Source: English Heritage
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