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Monument record MDR12016 - Cracknowl Quarry, Hassop Road, Hassop

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Full Description

Cracknowl limestone quarry was worked for roadstone and is shown as in operation on the 1st ed. 25" OS map c. 1880. (1, 2) The quarry is still marked as in use at the start of the 20th century on the 3rd ed. 25" OS map of the area. (3) Disused quarry latterly used for tipping. (4)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Harris, H. 1971. Industrial Archaeology of the Peak District.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, 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> Bibliographic reference: Fowkes, D (ed.). 1997. Derbyshire Industrial Archaeology. A Gazetteer of Sites. Part IV. Derbyshire Dales.



Grid reference Centred SK 2148 7043 (179m by 214m)

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Record last edited

Dec 2 2014 12:45PM

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