Monument record MDR8900 - Well, 40m south-east of Dale Farm, Middleton & Smerrill

Type and Period (1)

  • (Victorian - 1870 AD to 1900 AD)

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Full Description

Ornate stone well. The front is inscribed 'The Gift of T.W. Bateman Esq. 1870'. (3). Grade II listed water supply fountain, dated 1876. Shallow blind arch, with incised voussoirs and projecting keyblock. Surmounted by ball finial, supported on hexagonal columns set into quoined recess in low wall. Inscription on archstones and below arch reads 'The Gift of TWB Esq 1876'. (4).

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Photograph: Peak District National Park Authority (PDNPA). Black and white photograph collection. 21.9; 479.34.
  • <2> Photograph: Peak District National Park Authority (PDNPA). Slide Collection. 1992: 10198.1.
  • <3> Bibliographic reference: Hill, R (PPJPB). 1985. Peak Park Treasures. E48, Fifield, P W.
  • <4> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England.



Grid reference Centred SK 1958 6324 (15m by 24m) (Approximate)

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Record last edited

Sep 27 2017 3:59PM

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