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Monument record MDR7129 - Leat, south of Walton Road, Drakelow

Type and Period (1)

  • (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

SK 2475 1964. Leat, embanked on the downhill side, running through woodland south east of Drakelow Mill (see SMR 19216) and perhaps forming part of the water supply to that mill. Assumed post-medieval in date. (1) The leat is shown on Greenwood's map of 1824/5 running up at least as far as the road, although its course up to the mill cannot be established from the map. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Index: RCHME. 1995. New National Forest Survey: 931057. 931057. p175-6.
  • <2> Map: Greenwood, C & I. Map of the County of Derby from an Actual Survey made in the Years 1824 & 1825. 1" = 1 mile.



Grid reference Centred SK 2475 1959 (10m by 10m) (Linear)

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Record last edited

Mar 24 2016 11:07AM

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