Monument record MDR14757 - Summer Cross Factory, Tideswell
Type and Period (1)
(Georgian to Early 20th Century - 1800 AD to 1930 AD (approximately))
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Difficult to determine, most likely 'Velvet Mill', a silk mill. (1)
Summer Cross Factory, originally called the Rising Sun. A velvet and fustian cutting factory, closed in the 1930s and subsequently a plastics factory making knife handles before being converted into flats. (2)
Bibliographic reference: Fowkes, D (ed.). 1997. Derbyshire Industrial Archaeology. A Gazetteer of Sites. Part IV. Derbyshire Dales. p. 52.
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Centred SK 1496 7562 (61m by 61m)
TIDESWELL, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE
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Jun 29 2016 10:21AM
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