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Monument record MDR15271 - Walton Mill (site of) and mill pond, Walton, Chesterfield

Type and Period (5)

  • (Stuart to Georgian - 1700 AD to 1799 AD)
  • (Stuart to Georgian - 1700 AD to 1799 AD)
  • (Stuart to Georgian - 1700 AD to 1799 AD)
  • (Stuart to Georgian - 1700 AD to 1799 AD)
  • (Stuart to Georgian - 1700 AD to 1799 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

There is a corn mill named Walton Mill and an associated mill pond situated at this location on the 1st edition 25" OS map of c. 1880. It is still in use by the 3rd edition 25" OS map of the early 20th century. (1, 2) The miller at Walton Mill in 1895 was Isaac Hay. (3) In Walton Road, south of the main road, a coach house and outbuildings are all that remain of the 18th century Walton Corn Mill. (4) The coach house and outbuildings mentioned by Authority 4 may be those that can be seen from Walton Road on Google Maps Street View [2015]. They are roofless and have boarded up windows. (5)

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1912-1921. OS County Series, 3rd edition (Second Revision), scale 1:2500 (25" to one mile).
  • <3> Bibliographic reference: Bulmer, T and Co.. 1895. History, Topography and Directory of Derbyshire. p. 83.
  • <4> Bibliographic reference: Pevsner, N. 1979. The Buildings of England: Derbyshire. 2nd ed., revised. p. 151.
  • <5> *Internet Web Site: Google Maps. Website viewed 02/04/2015.



Grid reference Centred SK 3641 7046 (452m by 240m)

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Record last edited

Jun 19 2017 12:04PM

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