Milestone (WHR.H10), Woodhead Road, Holme Moss, Home

A surviving milestone on the former Huddersfield and Woodhead Turnpike Road.

According to the 1854 O.S. map, it reads "HUDDERSFIELD 10 MILES. WOODHEAD 3½ MILES."

Historic England Listing

  • Grade II
  • first listed 4 August 1983
  • listing entry number 1229674

WOODHEAD ROAD (Holme). 10 Miles Post, 1 Mile north of Holme Moss Summit. Mile post. Early-mid C19. Stone post with rounded top with finely cut inscription: 10 Miles to Huddersfield Woodhead 3½.



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