Monument record MDR8895 - Stone trough, Spring Cottage, Thornhill

Type and Period (1)

  • (Georgian to Victorian - 1800 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Located in the opening at the end of the path alongside Spring Cottage. Three stone troughs used by animals, collecting water from the shale bank at the rear and the spring alongside. Gritstone setts cover the area in front of the troughs. A wall divides the spring, which the villagers used for their own water supply, and the trough area. (1)

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Photograph: Peak District National Park Authority (PDNPA). Black and white photograph collection. 17.15-18.



Grid reference Centred SK 1987 8358 (4m by 8m) (Approximate)

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Record last edited

Aug 14 2017 4:43PM

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