Monument record MDR13192 - Parson's Pit and Chellaston Glebe Mine (site of), Chellaston

Type and Period (1)

  • (Stuart to Victorian - 1700 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

This site includes an area of surface workings in the north, about which little is known, Parson's Pit further south, and Chellaston Glebe Mine further south. A reference to Parson's Pit occurs in a diary of 1884, when Henry Forman attempted to re-open an old gypsum mine by sinking a shaft until he came to underground workings but there was no stone so he abandoned it. (1)

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Young, J A. 1990. Alabaster. pp 18-19.



Grid reference Centred SK 3877 3033 (492m by 450m)

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Record last edited

Jan 31 2018 3:14PM

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