Milestone (WHR.H6), Huddersfield Road, Upperthong

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

According to the 1854 O.S. map, it reads "HUDDERSFIELD 6 MILES. WOODHEAD 7½ MILES."

Historic England Listing

  • Grade II
  • first listed 4 August 1983
  • listing entry number 1227993
HUDDERSFIELD ROAD. (Holmfirth). 6 Miles Post Opposite No 119. Painted stone mile post with rounded top. Early Cl9. Inscribed: 6 Miles to Huddersfield Woodhead 7 Very badly eroded.



Notes and References

Milestone (WHR.H6), Huddersfield Road, Upperthong


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This page was last modified on 23 March 2017 and has been edited by Dave Pattern.

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