Monument record MDR8786 - Rusher Cutting tunnel, Tunnel No. 1 & 2, Chee Tor, Wormhill

Type and Period (1)

  • (Victorian to 21st Century - 1860 AD to 2050 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

1860 to 1866 railway tunnel. Western tunnel entrance of blue brick and masonry. Measures 7m wide, 5.5m high to the top of the arch and 1m of brick and masonry bands above the arch. Access is prevented by iron doors. The tunnel is part of the Monsal Dale Rail Trail. (1).

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Hook, E. 1987. Monsal Trail, No. 76.

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Location

Grid reference SK 11975 72800 (point) (Approximate)
Civil Parish WORMHILL, HIGH PEAK, DERBYSHIRE

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Record last edited

Mar 18 2010 1:48PM

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