SK 334630 Slack Hill, Quarry Track. A paved quarry track that led from Slack Hill. It started at the Lord Nelson public house (now gone). The paved way extends through at least 3 fields and was visible in October 1976. (1)
This presumably refers to Ambervale Quarry, now marked 'disused' on OS maps, but not so on 6" edition of circa 1920. A quarry at 'Amber Hill, or Slack' is among those listed by Farey. It was stated to produce pulpstones. (2)
Index: North Derbyshire Archaeological Trust (NDAT). North Derbyshire Archaeological Trust Index: 0112. 0112.
Unpublished document: Edwards, D. 2006. Notes on various SMR entries compiled during research for the new Victoria County History.
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Centred SK 334 630 (100m by 100m) (Centre)
ASHOVER, NORTH EAST DERBYSHIRE, DERBYSHIRE
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