Description: Milepost Adjacent to South East Corner of Went Bridge
Date Listed: 23 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 334953
OS Grid Reference: SE5652016133
OS Grid Coordinates: 456520, 416133
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6387, -1.1466
NORTON SELBY ROAD
SE 51 NE (east side)
2/89 Milepost adjacent
Milepost. 1832-33. Magnesian limestone. Short, rectangular-sectioned
pillar with rounded head. Inscription on front face reads.
DONCASTER / 8½ MILES / ASKERN 1½ / SELBY 11½ / YORK 26
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: SE5652016133
Source: English Heritage
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