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Monument record MDR13807 - Chinley Moor House Quarry, A624, Chinley

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Full Description

Chinley Moor House Quarry was included in a report into the potential to re-establish the roofing slate industry of the South Pennine region. A very small working, possibly been infilled. Nothing to see. Near the top of the upper leaf of the Kinderscout Grit. (1) A quarry is shown near Hills House on the 1st edition 25" Ordnance Survey map of c. 1880. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Hughes, T (PDNPA). 1996. The Grey Slates of the South Pennines, Volume Two: The Quarries and the Slates. p 108, Quarry Number Q89.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).



Grid reference Centred SK 0495 8526 (94m by 103m)

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Record last edited

Jun 6 2013 4:22PM

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