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Latitude: 53.5837 / 53°35'1"N
Longitude: -1.1543 / 1°9'15"W
OS Eastings: 456086
OS Northings: 410013
OS Grid: SE560100
Mapcode National: GBR NWC0.W2
Mapcode Global: WHDCW.75LZ
Entry Name: Milepost Approximately 180 Metres South of Junction with Holme Lane
Listing Date: 23 March 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1151476
English Heritage Legacy ID: 334876
Location: Owston, Doncaster, DN5
Electoral Ward/Division: Norton & Askern
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Owston All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Sheffield
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
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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