Monument record MDR16516 - Thomas Crapper manhole cover, west of Lea Mills, Bow Wood

Type and Period (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

A Thomas Crapper manhole cover is situated somewhere in the woodland to the west of Lea Mills (c. SK 3170 5644), and is accessed by climbing the steps and bank in to the woods from the road leading to Splash Farm. These manhole covers appear to be quite rare. (1)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Correspondence: Quick, S. 2016. Email re Thomas Crapper manhole cover, received via County Archaeologist 09/02/2016. Email.
  • <2> Photograph: Photograph Collection, Conservation & Design section, Derbyshire County Council. HER Images (digital).



Grid reference SK 3170 5644 (point)

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Record last edited

Feb 11 2016 3:22PM

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