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Monument record MDR11104 - Renishaw Colliery and Iron Foundry, Eckington

Type and Period (3)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

Small Industrial Building. Small brick-built structure at the back of the Renishaw Colliery/Ironworks site: semi-elliptical cast iron window. Possibly a residual building of the former Renishaw Colliery. (1) This building could not be located on a visit in May 2007. The whole area had been recently redeveloped as housing, and the building has probably been demolished. Renishaw Iron Works are shown on Sanderson's Map of the Country Twenty Miles Round Mansfield. (2)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • --- Digital data: Fidler Brothers. Renishaw Park Colliery & Renishaw Iron Works, Linked Transport Infrastructre.
  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Fowkes, D. 2000. Derbyshire Industrial Archaeology. Part V. North East Derbyshire. p 32.
  • <2> Personal Observation: Brown, J. Observation based on personal experience, map evidence, site visit etc..



Grid reference Centred SK 44584 78025 (616m by 396m)

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Record last edited

Sep 1 2015 4:14PM

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