Monument record MDR10278 - Former Brown's Foundry, Clarke Street/Nottingham Road, Derby

Type and Period (2)

  • (Former Type) (Unknown date)
  • (Former Type) (Early 20th Century to Mid 20th Century - 1913 AD to 1950 AD?)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

Brown's Foundry, Nottingham Road. Two storey brick building with slate roof now offices and showrooms on the corner of Clarke Street, are all that remains of the former Brown's Foundry which dated from 1913 - sited on the earlier Mersey Foundry works. The firm were general manufacturers making kitchen ovens, grates, manhole covers, bollards, etc. The foundry workshops were cleared in the 1980s. (1)

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Fowkes, D (ed.). 2003. Derbyshire Industrial Archaeology. A Gazetteer of Sites. Part VII. City of Derby.. p 13.



Grid reference Centred SK 35841 36750 (66m by 253m)

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Record last edited

Aug 8 2017 11:45AM

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