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Building record MDR16586 - Field barn (remains of), south of wooded area south of Alabaster Lane, Cromford

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  • None recorded

Full Description

Remains of a single-storey limestone rubble field barn dating to at least the late 19th century, approximately 7.1m x 4m with a 3m outshot at the southwest end, in a very bad overall condition with walls standing no higher than 2.4m, no roof and heavily overgrown. Located 25m south of a public footpath south of Alabaster Lane, Cromford, the building was surveyed as part of the DerwentWISE Field Barn Project in May 2016. See survey report for further detail. (1) The barn is present on the first edition 25"OS Map of c. 1880. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Earp, A. 2016. MDR16585 DerwentWISE Field Barn Survey Sheet AE 11.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).



Grid reference SK 2905 5678 (point)

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  • EDR4266

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Record last edited

Jan 9 2018 4:34PM

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