Monument record MDR11098 - Commonside Manufactory, Ridgeway Moor (site of)

Type and Period (1)

  • (Georgian - 1760 AD? to 1800 AD?)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Commonside Manufactory. Complex of late 18th century local sandstone buildings with slate roofs; one single storey, one two storey. Now converted to private dwellings. Once associated with the manufacture of handles for scythes, reaping hooks and knives. (1)

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Fowkes, D. 2000. Derbyshire Industrial Archaeology. Part V. North East Derbyshire. P.31.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SK 40174 80748 (79m by 85m)
Civil Parish ECKINGTON, NORTH EAST DERBYSHIRE, DERBYSHIRE

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (0)

External Links (0)

Record last edited

Feb 21 2011 11:59AM

Comments and Feedback

Do you have any more information about this record? Please feel free to comment with information and photographs, or ask any questions, using the "Disqus" tool below. Comments are moderated, and we aim to respond/publish as soon as possible.