Listed Building: BRITTAINS COLLIERY ENGINE HOUSE, BUTTERLEY PARK ROAD (1158952)

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Grade II
Authority English Heritage
Volume/Map/Item 1284, 4, 65
Date assigned Wednesday, May 25, 1988
Date last amended

Description

Engine house. c1848. Red brick with blue brick dressings and slate roof with wide eaves. Single storey, 2 bays. Each side has two semi-circular headed windows with Gothick traceried metal windows (now boarded up) and projecting stone sills. North gable wall has similar semi-circular headed window to centre and plank door below stone lintel to left. Small square opening above window to left. Interior gutted. Brittain colliery was founded by the Butterley Company, between 1845 and 1848 and was mined for over 50 years. F Nixon 'Industrial Archaeology of Derbyshire' 1969.

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Grid reference SK 41543 51774 (point)
Map sheet SK45SW
Civil Parish RIPLEY, AMBER VALLEY, DERBYSHIRE

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Jan 20 2014 2:34PM

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