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Monument record MDR5729 - Hosiery Factory, Sawley, Oakland Avenue

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  • None recorded

Full Description

SK 484324 Sawley, Oakland Avenue Hosiery Factory. A single-storey brick-built hosiery factory of c.1930 which manufactured stockings until 1961, since when the premises have been used by precision engineers, Wagstaff & Appleton. (1) Now vacant and likely to be demolished for redevelopment as housing. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Fowkes, D. 1986. Derbyshire Industrial Archaeology - A Gazetteer of Sites. Part II - Borough of Erewash. p 40.
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Fowkes, D (ed.). 2005. Derbyshire Industrial Archaeology: Gazetteer of Sites, Part II, Borough of Erewash (second edition). p 39.



Grid reference Centred SK 484 324 (100m by 100m) (Approximate)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR3377

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Record last edited

Jan 14 2015 12:29PM

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