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Monument record MDR11466 - Nun's Silk Mill (site of), Nun's Street, Derby

Type and Period (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Nun's Mill (Silk Manufactory) is shown on the 1852 Board of Health map to the south-east of Lower Street Mill (Silk Manufactory), with which it shared a water supply from Markeaton Brook, and to the north of Nun's Mill (Corn). (1) Shown on 1st, 2nd and 3rd eds OS 25" maps as "Engineering Works". (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Map: Board of Ordnance. 1852. Map of the Borough of Derby … Surveyed … for the local Board of Health A.D.1852.
  • <2> Personal Observation: Brown, J. Observation based on personal experience, map evidence, site visit etc..



Grid reference Centred SK 34401 36712 (87m by 93m)

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Record last edited

Mar 5 2024 11:43AM

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