A surviving milestone on the former Huddersfield and Woodhead Turnpike Road.
Although now extremely worn and partly buried by the pavement, according to the 1854 O.S. map it reads "HUDDERSFIELD 4 MILES. WOODHEAD 9½ MILES."
WOODHEAD ROAD. Honley. 4 Miles Post Opposite Junction with Far End Lane. Mile post. Early to mid C19. Painted stone post with round top with inscription: 4 MILES TO HUDDERSFIELD WOODHEAD ? Part buried.