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Monument record MDR513 - Former Furness Vale Printworks, Station Road, Furness Vale

Type and Period (3)

  • (Georgian to Victorian - 1800 AD to 1880 AD?)
  • (Georgian to Victorian - 1800 AD to 1880 AD?)
  • (Georgian to Victorian - 1800 AD to 1880 AD?)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

'Furness Print Works' appears on the 1st edition OS map of the 1870s/80s. (1) A three-storey gritstone mill building and several single-storey buildings being the remains of the once much larger Furness Vale Printworks, which formerly incorporated a gas works. Partly in light industrial use [1984]. (2) The 1977 OS map shows mill ponds surviving. (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Fowkes, D. 1984. Derbyshire Industrial Archaeology - A Gazetteer of Sites. Part I. Borough of High Peak.
  • <3> Map:



Grid reference Centred SK 008 838 (100m by 100m) (Multiple Centre Site)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR3566

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Record last edited

Jan 13 2015 1:42PM

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