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Monument record MDR4347 - Gas works (site of), Main Street, Repton

Type and Period (1)

  • (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

There is a gas works situated here on the 2nd edition 25" OS map of c. 1900. Although it is not labelled on the 1st edition 25" OS map of c. 1880, some of the buildings appear to be present by this time. (1-2) The gas works are owned by the Repton Gas Light & Coke Company at the time of the 3rd edition 25" OS map of the early 20th century. (3) The gas works are no longer extant on modern OS mapping [2014]. (4)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <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.



Grid reference Centred SK 3085 2632 (59m by 55m) (Centre)

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Record last edited

Nov 2 2015 4:13PM

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