Monument record MDR8933 - Water supply valve cover, Tideswell

Type and Period (1)

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Full Description

Stone and rendered cover for valve mechanism on a private water supply for the village. Approximately 15' tall conical structure (19th century in date) with a wooden door on a small entrance way. The structure stands next to the road within the grounds of Holdsworth's Food factory. (1) An unusual white conical structure about 4m high, known locally as the 'well'. Probably late 19th century. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Personal Observation: Johnson, A (PDNPA). Personal observation and/or communication. 2000.
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Fowkes, D (ed.). 1997. Derbyshire Industrial Archaeology. A Gazetteer of Sites. Part IV. Derbyshire Dales. p 52.



Grid reference Centred SK 1471 7636 (4m by 4m) (Approximate)

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Record last edited

Dec 5 2014 9:12AM

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