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Results Found (29), Result Page (1 of 6)
Search Aspect ( Milestone )
Location - Leeds & District

Abbey Road (Kirkstall) (2 comments)
Black & White image15th August 1950. Close-up of pyramid shaped stone milestone set into a wall and shrubs by main road. A metal plaque on the side says 'To London 200 miles south, to Edinburgh 200 miles north, erected 1829, B & B, Kirkstall forge 1779, Leeds 3 and 3/4 miles'
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Aberford Road, milestone (Garforth) (1 comment)
Black & White image1989. View of Grade II listed milestone located on the east side of Aberford Road. It is thought to date from the mid 19th century and is stone with cast-iron plates. Around the semi-circular head it reads 'Wakefield & Aberford Road Garforth'. Distances are given as 'Wakefield 9 miles, Oulton 4 miles and Aberford 4 miles.'
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Alwoodley Lane (Alwoodley) (1 comment)
Black & White image18th July 1929 Junction of Alwoodley Lane and King Lane, tree in full leaf. Car parked next to milestone, dated 1764 with detail Leedes 4m, Otley 5m. Date 1921 added to side. Bus stop at Lane end, a chauffeur in peaked cap can be seen standing next to the wall.
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Alwoodley Lane (Alwoodley) (1 comment)
Black & White image26th June 1950. close up of a stone milestone on a grass verge dated 1764. A hand points to the left indicating York 20 miles, Wetherby 9 miles, Leedes 4 miles and Otley 5 miles.
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Arthington Road (Eccup)
Black & White image15th August 1950. View of a milestone at the junction with Eccup Lane and Arthington Road. The square stone is set to the side of the road. In the background are fields. The stone has a hand with finger pointing left to Headingley and a hand points right to Eccup and Harewood.
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