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Monument record MDR6754 - Trough, The Avenue, Stoney Middleton

Type and Period (1)

  • (Post Medieval to 21st Century - 1540 AD to 2050 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

A stone trough located on the left hand side of the A623 from Calver. The stone well/drinking trough is fed by a spring and has a substantial stone construction. It was re-built by Derbyshire County Council in 1974/5 further back from the road than its original location due to road widening. It was originally one of the main sources of the village water supply. (1) A trough is marked on the 2nd edition OS maps at SK 2312 7538. (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Index: Burrell, D M. 1976. Peak Park Treasures: E5.
  • <2> Photograph: PPJPB. Stoney Middleton, Trough.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1896-1900. OS County Series, 2nd edition (1st revision), scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).



Grid reference Centred SK 2317 7535 (10m by 10m) (Centre)

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Record last edited

Apr 22 2014 2:48PM

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