Monument record MDR6909 - Millstone manufacturing, Offerton Edge, Offerton Moor

Type and Period (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Millstone manufacturing, producing mushroom type millstones. (1) Citing of source (2) (not consulted) presumably implies early 18th century use. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Article in serial: Tucker, D. 1985. 'Millstone making in the Peak District of Derbyshire: The quarries & the technology', Industrial Archaeology Review. Vol 8, pp 42-58.
  • <2> Article in serial: Meredith, R. (HAS). 1981. Hathersage Affairs 1720-1735. Volume 11.

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Location

Grid reference Centred SK 212 808 (100m by 100m) (Approximate)
Civil Parish OFFERTON, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE

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Record last edited

Jun 30 2015 4:04PM

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