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Monument record MDR10730 - Quarry, Lumb Wood, Ridgeway

Type and Period (1)

  • (Georgian to Victorian - 1800 AD? to 1900 AD?)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Quarry recorded in Lumb Wood during a survey carried out in 1984. (1) The quarry appears to have been in use in the 1880s, as it is shown on the 1st ed. 25" OS map, but had gone out of use by the end of the century, being marked 'Old Quarry' on the 2nd edition. (2, 3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Archive: Doncaster, R. 1984. Moss Valley Industrial Archaeology, Field-walking observations. No. 43.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile). Sheet XII.11.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1896-1900. OS County Series, 2nd edition (1st revision), scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile). Sheet XII.11, 1898.



Grid reference Centred SK 39902 81414 (40m by 71m)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR3607

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Record last edited

Jan 23 2015 3:37PM

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