Monument record MDR16585 - Former sand pit, Slack Lane, Brailsford

Type and Period (1)

  • (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

There is a sand pit situated here on the 1st edition 25" OS map. (1) The sand pit remains in use throughout the early 20th century. (2, 3) It is not marked on modern OS mapping [2016]. The area appears to be covered in rough grassland and scrub. (4, 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). 1896-1900. OS County Series, 2nd edition (1st revision), scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1912-1921. OS County Series, 3rd edition (Second Revision), scale 1:2500 (25" to one mile).
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). Current Mastermap and 1:10000 series.
  • <5> *Internet Web Site: Google Maps. http://maps.google.com/. Website viewed 21/07/2016.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SK 2470 4230 (87m by 119m)
Civil Parish BRAILSFORD, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE

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Record last edited

Jul 21 2016 11:18AM

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