Monument record MDR11272 - Lower Street Mill (site of), Leaper Street, Derby

Type and Period (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Silk Mill shown on 1st ed. OS 25" of c.1880. (1) The same buildings are shown as 'Distillery and Yeast Manufactory' on 2nd. (c.1900) and 3rd (c.1920) OS 25" maps. (2, 3) Modern (2007) mapping suggests that these buildings have been replaced with housing. (4) Lower Street Mill (Silk Manufacture) shown on the Board of Health map of 1852. (5)

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1896-1900. OS County Series, 2nd edition (1st revision), scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1912-1921. OS County Series, 3rd edition (Second Revision), scale 1:2500 (25" to one mile).
  • <4> Personal Observation: Brown, J. Observation based on personal experience, map evidence, site visit etc..
  • <5> Map: Board of Ordnance. 1852. Map of the Borough of Derby … Surveyed … for the local Board of Health A.D.1852.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SK 34354 36764 (67m by 60m)
Civil Parish DERBY, DERBY, DERBYSHIRE

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Record last edited

Aug 7 2017 4:27PM

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