Monument record MDR11291 - London and North Western Railway, Ashbourne and Buxton branch (route of), Derbyshire Dales

Type and Period (1)

  • (Victorian - 1899 AD to 1899 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

In 1899 the London and North Western Railway constructed a branch line between Buxton and Ashbourne, connecting with the North Staffordshore Railway in Ashbourne. The connection was made via a tunnel 384 yards long beneath Church Street, Ashbourne. (1) Some of the route now forms part of the Tissington Trail.

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Stroud, G. 2001. Extensive Urban Survey: Ashbourne. Archaeological Assessment Report.. p 11.

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Location

Grid reference Centred SK 17462 47558 (3868m by 17226m)
Civil Parish EATON AND ALSOP, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE
Civil Parish FENNY BENTLEY, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE
Civil Parish HARTINGTON NETHER QUARTER, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE
Civil Parish HARTINGTON TOWN QUARTER, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE
Civil Parish MAPLETON, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE
Civil Parish NEWTON GRANGE, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE
Civil Parish OFFCOTE AND UNDERWOOD, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE
Civil Parish THORPE, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE
Civil Parish TISSINGTON, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE
Civil Parish ASHBOURNE, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (2)

  • EDR3666
  • EDR3401

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Record last edited

Jan 25 2022 9:42AM

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