Monument record MDR8747 - Limestone quarry, Liffs Road, Eaton and Alsop

Type and Period (1)

  • (Former Type) (Post Medieval to Late 20th Century - 1540 AD to 1980 AD?)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

One limestone quarry comprising two quarries on either side of the A515 Buxton to Ashbourne road, connected by a tunnel beneath the road. The date of the closure of the quarry is unknown, but was prior to 1982. Conversion to a caravan site began in the eastern quarry in 1997. (1). Photographic record. (2).

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Personal Observation: Smith, K (PPJPB). K Smith (Peak Park Joint Planning Board) personal communication. 1998.
  • <2> Photograph: Peak District National Park Authority (PDNPA). Slide Collection. 4832.1.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SK 16093 56665 (511m by 323m)
Civil Parish EATON AND ALSOP, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE

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Record last edited

Apr 23 2015 3:17PM

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