Monument record MDR14400 - New Mills (Newtown) Railway Station, Newtown

Type and Period (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

All demolished except for a stone shelter, original stone stables and a mixed red-blue brick warehouse. Opened in 1857 and extended to Buxton in 1863. (1) The iron footbridge at the station about 1880. It is attractively decorated with a wheel motif. There are similar bridges at Furness Vale and Whaley Bridge. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Fowkes, D (ed.). 2004. Derbyshire Industrial Archaeology: A Gazetteer of Sites, Part I, Borough of High Peak (second edition). pp. 36.
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Derbyshire County Council. 1987. The Torrs Riverside Park Bridges Trail- the park under the town.

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Location

Grid reference Centred SJ 9953 8473 (162m by 61m)
Civil Parish NEW MILLS, HIGH PEAK, DERBYSHIRE

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Record last edited

Feb 6 2015 2:43PM

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