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Building record MDR10306 - Tape mill (site of), Pelham Street, Derby

Type and Period (2)

  • (Victorian - 1885 AD to 1895 AD)
  • (Georgian to Victorian - 1800 AD? to 1850 AD?)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Pelham Street Mill. Two storey, ten bay brick mill with plain gabled slate roof. Later north light workshops adjacent. Built c.1890 by Dean Brothers for elastic web manufacture. (1) Incorporated or replaced the Spa Mill (Silk) shown on this site on the 1852 Board of Health map. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Fowkes, D (ed.). 2003. Derbyshire Industrial Archaeology. A Gazetteer of Sites. Part VII. City of Derby.. p 26.
  • <2> Map: Board of Ordnance. 1852. Map of the Borough of Derby … Surveyed … for the local Board of Health A.D.1852.



Grid reference Centred SK 34687 35656 (78m by 65m)

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Record last edited

May 11 2022 10:36AM

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