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Monument record MDR8521 - New Pilhough Quarry, Pilhough Road, Stanton in the Peak

Type and Period (1)

  • (Victorian to Edwardian - 1900 AD to 1910 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Former quarries, producing pulping stones, c. 1910 (1) New Pilhough Quarry was included in a study into the potential to re-establish the roofing slate industry of the South Pennine region. (2) New Pilhough Quarry is shown on the 2nd edition 25" Ordnance Survey map of c. 1900. (3) Modern maps show New Pilhough Quarry as disused. (4)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Article in serial: Tucker, D. 1985. 'Millstone making in the Peak District of Derbyshire: The quarries & the technology', Industrial Archaeology Review. Vol 8, pp 42-58.
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Hughes, T (PDNPA). 1996. The Grey Slates of the South Pennines, Volume Two: The Quarries and the Slates. p 132, Quarry Number Q115.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1896-1900. OS County Series, 2nd edition (1st revision), scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). Current Mastermap and 1:10000 series. accessed 21/02/2014.



Grid reference SK 25076 64527 (point)

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Record last edited

Dec 5 2014 4:42PM

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