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Monument record MDR7955 - Rosehill Pottery (site of), Swadlincote

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

There is a complex of buildings situated here on the 1st edition 25" OS map of c. 1880. It is labelled as a pottery on the 2nd edition 25" OS map of c. 1900, and named as 'Rosehill Pottery (Sanitary Earthenware)' on the 3rd edition 25" OS map of the early 20th century. (1-3) The complex is labelled as 'Works' on the OS map of 1977. (4) The site is in use for light engineering [1994]. There are some remnants of original buildings. (5) The works are no longer present on modern OS mapping [2014]. (6)

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1896-1900. OS County Series, 2nd edition (1st revision), scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1912-1921. OS County Series, 3rd edition (Second Revision), scale 1:2500 (25" to one mile).
  • <4> Map: OS. 1977. OS:10000 1977.
  • <5> Index: Malone, S (RCHME). 1994. National Forest Project Index: UID 924111.
  • <6> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). Current Mastermap and 1:10000 series.



Grid reference Centred SK 31305 19311 (94m by 100m) (Approximate)

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Record last edited

May 18 2016 5:02PM

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