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Monument record MDR7207 - Sandstone Quarry, Carver's Rocks, Hartshorne

Type and Period (1)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

Centred SK 3309 2267. Area of sandstone quarrying in woodland at the head of Foremark reservoir. Date unknown. (1) OS maps of the 1880s and 1901 suggest the quarry was in use in the late 19th century, although its origins are not known. (2, 3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Index: RCHME. 1995. New National Forest Survey: 931830. 931830. p1162-3.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile). Sheet LVII.16.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1896-1900. OS County Series, 2nd edition (1st revision), scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile). Sheet LVII.16, 1901.



Grid reference Centred SK 3310 2267 (101m by 46m) (Centre)

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Record last edited

Jan 31 2011 9:28AM

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