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Monument record MDR7941 - Pool Works (site of), off Pool Street, Swadlincote

Type and Period (2)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

(SK 3065 1872) Pool Works (Sanitary Pipe and Fire Brick) (named on map), linked to Woodville Branch Railway (SK 31 NW 96). Tramway (not named) links works with clay pit (not named) shown as earth works. (1) Pool Works (named on map) railway and tramway links as source 1, plus Tramways (named on map) to Clay Mines (SK 31 NW 75). (2-4) Works (named on map). (5) Site is now a depot for building materials. Buildings appear to be recent. Railway line no longer extant. (6)

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <1> Map: OS. 1887. OS County series 1:10560, sheet Derbys LX NE/Leics XV NE. Surveyed 1879-81, published 1887. 1:10560.
  • <2> Map: OS. 1902. OS County Series: 1:10560 Sheet Derbys LX NE/Leics XV NE. Second edition 1902. 1:10560.
  • <3> Map: OS. 1925. OS County Series 1:10560. Derbys LX NE/Leics XV NE Edition of 1925, revised 1920-1.
  • <4> Map: OS. 1938. OS County Series: 1:10560. Derbys LX NE/Leics XV NE. Provisional edition, revision of 1920-1, with additions in 1938. 1:10560.
  • <5> Map: OS. 1977. OS:10000 1977.
  • <6> Index: Malone, S (RCHME). 1994. National Forest Project Index: UID 924111.



Grid reference SK 30633 18688 (point) (Approximate)

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Record last edited

May 18 2016 5:02PM

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