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Old Milestone near Spinkford Bridge


There is a milestone near Spinkford Bridge on the B6279 road, about 1 mile north-east of Staindrop and 1½ miles north-west of Ingleton. It is near the junction on the B6279 with the minor road to Wackerfield, located about 1 mile to the north. The milestone dates from the mid 18th century when it was erected by the Cockerton Bridge and Staindrop Turnpike Trust. The milestone is Grade II on the National Heritage List for England.

Darlington 10

Staindrop 1

Wackerfield Historic Buildings and Monuments in Wackerfield Civil Parish Milestone
from Geograph (geograph)
Old Milestone by the B6279, Spinkford Bridge, south of Wackerfield

Pinned by Simon Cotterill
from https://historicengland.org...
MILESTONE APPROXIMATELY 4 METRES SOUTH-EAST OF SPINKFORD BRIDGE - List Entry
- "Milestone. Probably mid C18. Painted sandstone ashlar. Square-section block, about 1/3 metre high, with black painted 'D10' on tooled side facing road, and 'S1' painted on south, for Darlington ...

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