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Monument record MDR368 - Dale End Sawmill, Ashwood Dale

Type and Period (3)

  • (Georgian to Victorian - 1800 AD to 1900 AD)
  • (Georgian to Victorian - 1800 AD to 1900 AD)
  • (Georgian to Victorian - 1800 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Dale End Sawmill is a stone building with a 12 foot diameter x 3 foot broad breastshot iron waterwheel on the north side. The building is now in use as a store, and the waterwheel is derelict. The weir and watercourses on the River Wye are still visible [1984]. It is shown on the 1st edition OS map of 1883 (6" to 1 mile series). It is situated adjacent to a public footpath up Cunning Dale. (1)

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Fowkes, D. 1984. Derbyshire Industrial Archaeology - A Gazetteer of Sites. Part I. Borough of High Peak. p 10.



Grid reference Centred SK 084 725 (16m by 13m) (Centre)

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Record last edited

Jan 3 2018 4:57PM

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