Building record MDR228 - South Railway Station, Chapel-en-le-Frith
Type and Period (2)
- RAILWAY STATION (Victorian - 1867 AD to 1867 AD)
- STATION MASTERS HOUSE (Victorian - 1867 AD to 1867 AD)
Chapel en le Frith Station is named on the 1st edition 25" OS map of c. 1880. (1) A grade II listed station and house built in 1867 by Edward Walters. It is constructed of coursed, squared rock-faced gritstone with ashlar quoins. It has a slate roof with overhanging eaves. [For full description see Listed Building Record]. (3) This stone station building, including an attached house, is now disused . It was on the London and North Western Railway Stockport - Buxton branch, which was opened in 1863. The line is still open to passenger traffic. (4)
- <1> SDR18789 Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
- <2> SDR14311 Index: NDAT. 3063.
- <3> SDR19551 Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England.
- <4> SDR4751 Bibliographic reference: Fowkes, D. 1984. Derbyshire Industrial Archaeology - A Gazetteer of Sites. Part I. Borough of High Peak. p 11.
|Grid reference||Centred SK 055 794 (23m by 10m) (Centre)|
|Civil Parish||CHAPEL EN LE FRITH, HIGH PEAK, DERBYSHIRE|
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Record last edited
Mar 13 2015 11:46AM