Description: Milepost Approximately 130 Metres North of Junction with Adwick Lane
Date Listed: 23 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 334912
OS Grid Reference: SE5591408398
OS Grid Coordinates: 455915, 408398
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5692, -1.1571
BENTLEY WITH ARKSEY D0NCASTER ROAD
SE 50 NE (east side),
130 metres north of
Milepost. 1832-33. Magnesian limestone. Short, rectangular-sectioned
pillar with rounded head. Inscriptian on front face reads:
DONCASTER / 3½ MILES / ASKERN 3½ / SELBY 16½ / YORK 31
One of a series that are probably original to the Doncaster-Selby road as
turnpiked following an act of 6th June, 1832.
Copy of the Doncaster-Selby turnpike statute in Doncaster Library Service
Archives, King Edwards Road, Balby.
Listing NGR: SE5591408398
Source: English Heritage
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