Monument record MDR4565 - Pottery Works, Cockpit Hill, Derby

Type and Period (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

SK 356 360. Prior to redevelopment the Derby Archaeology Society excavated the pottery works and a large amount of pottery was found along with a few sparse structural features. The pottery works were developed from a row of cottages in 1756, though the partnership which built them had been in existence since 1751. The company became bankrupt in 1779. (1) Burketts plan of Derby 1767. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Article in serial: R J Salt. Derby Archaeol Soc Archaeol Research Group N/L 19 1971.
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Riden P. Local History: A Handbook for Beginners.



Grid reference SK 356 360 (point) (Centre)

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Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR110

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Record last edited

May 3 2017 11:42AM

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