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Monument record MDR6980 - Mine shafts (site of), Cherry Street, Swadlincote

Type and Period (2)

  • (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Four small circles annotated 'Old Shafts' are shown in a plot of land within a developing residential area on the Ordnance Survey map of c. 1880. (1) By the end of the 19th century, the street frontage had been developed and the shafts are not shown on the 2nd ed. Ordnance Survey map. (2) Shafts not found. The area is now residential. (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1902. OS County Series 1:10560, sheet: Derbyshire LX NW/Staffordshire XLVIIA NW, second edition 1902, revised 1899-1900. 1:10560.
  • <3> Index: RCHME. 1995. New National Forest Survey: 921533. 921533. p229-30.



Grid reference Centred SK 2944 1848 (83m by 76m) (Centre)

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Record last edited

May 20 2014 4:58PM

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