Building record MDR10339 - Brunswick Inn, Railway Terrace, Derby

Type and Period (1)

  • (Victorian - 1841 AD to 1842 AD)

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Brunswick Inn, Railway Terrace. Built in 1841-2 by Thomas Jackson to design by Francis Thompson as an integral part of the North Midland Railway 'railway village' scheme. Plain brick walls, vertical sliding sash windows and slated roof concealed by a low parapet. (1) The Brunswick Tavern was originally built as railway workers accommodation in the early-mid C19th century. It is a red brick building, part painted, of 2 storeys high and 7 sash windows plus one blocked. The ground storey has 2 plain doorways, 1 converted into a window and all boarded over. There are moulded stone eaves and slates to the roof. There is a sharp-angled return (3 windows) to the side in Calvert Street which has 4 sash windows plus 2 blocked. Disused at time of inspection (1974). (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Fowkes, D (ed.). 2003. Derbyshire Industrial Archaeology. A Gazetteer of Sites. Part VII. City of Derby.. p 38.
  • <2> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England. List entry number 1215813.



Grid reference Centred SK 36125 35787 (15m by 26m)

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Record last edited

Jan 2 2014 3:00PM

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