Monument record MDR10284 - Newton Derby Ltd Engineering Works (site of), Alfreton Road, Derby

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Newton Derby Ltd, Alfreton Road. Electrical/engineering manufacturing company founded 1899. Single storey brick-walled workshops. Notable for its distinctive brick tower at south-west corner, still carrying a 1939-45 brick pill-box air raid watch post on its roof. Took over Haslam's foundry (SMR 32079) in 1928 - selling to E W Bliss in 1939. (1)

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  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Fowkes, D (ed.). 2003. Derbyshire Industrial Archaeology. A Gazetteer of Sites. Part VII. City of Derby.. p 16.



Grid reference Centred SK 35932 38321 (72m by 100m)

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Record last edited

Dec 21 2018 9:27AM

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