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Monument record MDR11205 - Brick Field (site of), Pinxton

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Full Description

'Brick Field' is marked on the 1st and 2nd edition 25" OS maps, with a rail link to a tramway/mineral railway [SMR 11906]. Nothing is shown on Sanderson's map, and the brickfield is therefore assumed to postdate 1835. (1-3) At least some of the site was in use as a sewage works in the early 20th century. (4)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Map: Sanderson, G. 1835. Twenty Miles round Mansfield.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile). XXXVI.13.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1896-1900. OS County Series, 2nd edition (1st revision), scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile). XXXVI.13, 1900.
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1912-1921. OS County Series, 3rd edition (Second Revision), scale 1:2500 (25" to one mile). XXXVI.13.



Grid reference Centred SK 46449 54879 (161m by 183m)

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Record last edited

Apr 28 2015 10:01AM

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