Monument record MDR14761 - Newbridge Works, Station Road, Wirksworth

Type and Period (1)

  • (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Complex, two-storey, part rough gritstone and part brick factory building of various dates, running parallel with the railway line. Now [1997] in multiple use. (1) A range of part rough gritstone and part brick buildings can be seen at this location on Google Maps Street View [2015]. The range appears to be largely present by the 2nd edition 25" OS map of c. 1900. (2, 3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Fowkes, D (ed.). 1997. Derbyshire Industrial Archaeology. A Gazetteer of Sites. Part IV. Derbyshire Dales. p. 57.
  • <2> *Internet Web Site: Google Maps. http://maps.google.com/. Website viewed 20/04/2015.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1896-1900. OS County Series, 2nd edition (1st revision), scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SK 2895 5398 (13m by 50m)
Civil Parish WIRKSWORTH, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE

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Record last edited

Dec 14 2017 4:29PM

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