Monument record MDR14172 - Disused gritstone quarry, Alport Lane, Ashleyhay

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

There is a gritstone quarry situated at SK 304 517 that forms part of the National Trust's 'Alport Stone' site (see SMR 16509). (1) Alport Quarry appears on the 1st edition 25" OS map of circa 1880. It is labelled as a disused quarry on modern OS mapping. (2-3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Fowkes, D (ed.). 2011. Derbyshire Industrial Archaeology: A Gazetteer of Sites, Part III, Borough of Amber Valley (second edition). p 1.
  • <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 3038 5156 (64m by 77m)

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Record last edited

Jun 29 2015 11:21AM

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