Monument record MDR9127 - Embankmen, Gotham & Newhaven Crossing: Cromford & High Peak Railway, Hartington Nether Quarter

Type and Period (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

The embankment, located between SK 18465 59020 and SK 18306 59065, is formed by a high mound of irregular limestone blocks and soil. The embankment has no retaining wall, but is bordered one either side by boundary walls. The embankment is approximately 25 metres at its widest point and six metres at its highest point. (1-5).

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Photograph: ARCUS. 2003. Cromford & High Peak Railway and Peak Forest Tramway Survey, Project 738b. Digital photograph. pp 295-296.
  • <2> Archive: Jessop, O. 2003. Cromford & High Peak Railway and Peak Forest Tramway Survey. ARCUS 738b. Feature no: 215.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 2003. OS Landline (2003) from EDINA Digimap. 1:2000.
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile). Derbyshire XXXIII.2.
  • <5> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 2002. OS Explorer 0L24 (2002).

Map

Location

Grid reference SK 18323 59050 (point) (Estimated from sources)
Civil Parish HARTINGTON NETHER QUARTER, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR1790

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Record last edited

Oct 30 2012 8:14AM

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