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Monument record MDR15584 - Farwater Lane (site of), High Street, Dronfield

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  • None recorded

Full Description

The entrance to the Civic Centre, built in the 1970s, was once named Farwater Lane. At one time there were cottages, a candle maker's shop, a cobbler's and public house called The Mason's Arms (demolished in the 1940s) all leading down to Lea Brook. Farwater Lane still contiunes up to Gosforth Lane beyond the Civic Centre car parks. Two of the original farmhouses are to be found there, Fanshawe Bank and Moonpenny. (1)

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Old Dronfield Society. 2009. Explore Dronfield: Heritage Trail No. 1 Dronfield Old Town.



Grid reference Centred SK 3506 7837 (80m by 213m)

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Record last edited

May 8 2015 8:30AM

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