Monument record MDR11502 - The Long Bridge and The Long Weir across the Derwent, Derby

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Full Description

Longbridge Weir was named after the long towpath bridge for pulling canal boats across the river from the northen to the southern section of the canal. (1) The Long Weir and The Long Bridge are shown on the 1852 Board of Health map. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Unpublished document: John Samuels Archaeological Consultants (JSAC). 2003. An Archaeological Desk Based Assessment of Land at Full Street Police Station, Derby. p 26.
  • <2> Map: Board of Ordnance. 1852. Map of the Borough of Derby … Surveyed … for the local Board of Health A.D.1852.



Grid reference Centred SK 35650 36349 (47m by 125m)

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Record last edited

May 1 2019 4:26PM

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