Listed Building: STONE ARCH TO SOUTHERN ENTRANCE OF MILFORD RAILWAY TUNNEL, DERBY ROAD (1349067)

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Grade II
Authority English Heritage
Volume/Map/Item 950, 6, 203
Date assigned Thursday, December 13, 1979
Date last amended

Description

1840. Part of North Midland Railway surveyed by George Stephenson. Some evidence tunnel portals designed by Francis Thompson. Concentric stone semi-circular arches in decreasing series as northern entrance (qv). This was the longest railway tunnel in the country when it was built.

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Location

Grid reference SK 34477 44683 (point)
Map sheet SK34SW
Civil Parish BELPER, AMBER VALLEY, DERBYSHIRE

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Jan 15 2014 2:10PM

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