Monument record MDR15177 - Stone Quarry, Lea Wood

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  • None recorded

Full Description

Thought to have been the source of stone for Lea Hurst, the house that William E. Nightingale built as the family's Derbyshire home. There is a large stone slab resting on supports known as the 'Bacon Stone' reputed to have come from the Jacobean farmhouse incorporated into Lea Hurst. (1)

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Dethick, Lea and Holloway Historical Society. 2014. Lea Wood Heritage Trail.

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Location

Grid reference Centred SK 3225 5580 (61m by 42m)
Civil Parish DETHICK, AMBER VALLEY, DERBYSHIRE

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Record last edited

Dec 21 2018 9:27AM

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