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Monument record MDR7853 - Tapton Lock Brick Yard (site of), Rother Way, Chesterfield

Type and Period (1)

  • (Victorian - 1883 AD to 1898 AD (at some time))

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

OS 1st edition (1883) shows 'Tapton Lock Brick Yard' with two small buildings / structures. By 1898 there is no mention of the brick yard, and the two structures have been replaced by three other structures. There are traces of an earthwork indicated, but this does not appear to be a clay pit. (1, 2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile). Sheet XXV.2, 1883.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1896-1900. OS County Series, 2nd edition (1st revision), scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile). Sheet XXV.2, 1898.



Grid reference Centred SK 38776 72889 (131m by 143m)

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Record last edited

Nov 27 2017 3:05PM

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