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Monument record MDR12054 - Tramway, near Tunnel Farm, Hartington Upper Quarter

Type and Period (1)

  • ? (Georgian to Victorian - 1800 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

From a stone quarry [SMR 33200] a terraced causeway runs down across the contour keeping a regular gradient, turns sharply at a stream and continues gently down in a shallow gully. On a flat area one branch leading as a narrow terraced causeway to the north west end of the Bunsal Tunnel, the other heading towards its other end. The feature has all the characteristics of a tramway used to transport stone from the quarry to both ends of the Bonsall Tunnel. (1)

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Barnatt, J (PDNPA). 1994. The Goyt Valley, Hartington Upper Quarter, Derbyshire, archaeological survey, 1994. 148. p 42.



Grid reference Centred SK 0313 7391 (194m by 413m)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR3759

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Record last edited

Mar 11 2015 2:16PM

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