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Monument record MDR13832 - Puddingpie Quarry, Clodhall Lane, Wigley, Brampton

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Full Description

Puddingpie Quarry was included in a study into the potential to re-establish the roofing slate industry of the South Pennine region. About 3 hectares of rather shallow workings overgrown with gorse. A barn on the opposite side of the road has a stone slate roof. Listed by Farey in 1811. (1) Quarries are shown situated to the west of Wigley on the 1st edition 25" Ordnance Survey map of c. 1880. (2) Modern maps only show a few remaining earthworks. (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Hughes, T (PDNPA). 1996. The Grey Slates of the South Pennines, Volume Two: The Quarries and the Slates. p 165, Quarry Number Q154.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). Current Mastermap and 1:10000 series.



Grid reference Centred SK 3099 7192 (270m by 265m)

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Record last edited

Jul 26 2017 3:31PM

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