So, you would like to care for/restore/repair/ move a milestone?

You can’t just turn up with a tin of Dulux and paint that milestone! If you want a lasting result, you will need to think it through and be determined and persistent. Here are some simple answers to frequently asked questions, based on practical experience.


NB These guidance notes have been compiled by members of The Milestone Society from practical experience and with professional input, but they are not exhaustive. Vernacular materials and variable environments must be taken into consideration. While we believe that the information given in this guidance is satisfactory for practical restoration purposes, no liability can be accepted by The Milestone Society for any inaccuracies or omissions or for any damage caused as a result of following these guidance notes.