EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR MILE
There's one about a quarter of a mile down the stream—Stetson's boat.
He was already a mile distant from the vessel when Captain Haley came on deck.
They saw an American ship riding at anchor a mile or more from shore.
He had started on the return journey, and was only a mile from Yuin when we overtook him.
Windich found a native spring about a mile to the North-East.
The natives also found a fine water-hole about a mile from camp.
The feed is good a mile down from the spring, although it is very old and dry.
Followed up the gully about a mile, and came to a small spring, and camped.
The river is about a mile and a half north of us, and we have not seen it for some miles.
Then drive on; if there had been, I wouldn't have travelled a mile with her.