Monument record MDR11048 - Wagon Works (site of), Whittington Way, Whittington

Type and Period (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Wagon Works, Whittington. Extensive complex of single storey corrugated iron sheds of around 1910 with later brick office buildings now (2000) completely derelict and for sale. Formerly rail connected from the Midland Railway Sheepbridge branch. (1) !st ed. OS 25" shows a small Railway Wagon Works on the south east corner of the site, which developed into Chatsworth Wagon Works as depicted on the 3rd ed. OS 25". Current mapping (2006) suggests that the site has been redeveloped. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Fowkes, D. 2000. Derbyshire Industrial Archaeology. Part V. North East Derbyshire. p 16.
  • <2> Personal Observation: Brown, J. Observation based on personal experience, map evidence, site visit etc..

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SK 38036 74496 (238m by 290m)
Civil Parish CHESTERFIELD, CHESTERFIELD, DERBYSHIRE

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Record last edited

Jan 20 2015 9:43AM

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