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Monument record MDR13220 - Former cotton mill, Stretfield Road, Hope

Type and Period (3)

  • (Georgian to Victorian - 1800 AD to 1870 AD)
  • (Georgian to Victorian - 1800 AD to 1870 AD)
  • (Georgian to Victorian - 1800 AD to 1870 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

The 1st edition 1" Ordnance Survey map shows a cotton mill at this location in the 1830s, with what appears to be a small mill pond on the north side of the stream linked to the mill further east by a straight head race. (1). The mill is not named on the 1st ed. 25" map of c. 1880, so had presumably gone out of use as a mill by that date. (2) The mill is not in the 1819 Enclosure Award, but is shown (although not named) in the maps accompanying both the 1843 Bradwell Tithe and the 1847 Hope Tithe. On these maps, small enclosures adjacent to the building are described respectively as 'Part of Warehouse and Garden' and 'Mill Plantation'. (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Map: David & Charles edition, Sheet 27. 1840. OS 1" map, Buxton & Stockport. Surveyed 1836-1839, with later revisions..
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <3> Unpublished document: Garton, D & Guilbert, G. 2009. Archaeological Excavations and Watching Briefs in 2004 on the Route of a New Sewer and Related Works between Severn Trent Water Treatment Plants near Laneside Farm, Hope, and by Stretfield Road, Bradwell, Derbyshire. 18.



Grid reference Centred SK 1791 8240 (178m by 100m)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (2)

  • EDR3774
  • EDR3775

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Record last edited

Nov 7 2019 2:22PM

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