Monument record MDR9155 - Siding between Green Lane & Parsley Hay: Cromford & High Peak Railway

Type and Period (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Derbyshire Silica Firebrick Co. Ltd, Blakemore Siding. The area is heavily vegetated, but the route of the siding is delineated by retaining walls. In the location of the siding, there is now a narrow path leading up to higher ground to the east. The loading dock may still be visible as an exposed section of wall, but the area is covered in vegetation. (1-4).

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Archive: Jessop, O. 2003. Cromford & High Peak Railway and Peak Forest Tramway Survey. ARCUS 738b. Feature number: 242.
  • <2> Photograph: ARCUS. 2003. Cromford & High Peak Railway and Peak Forest Tramway Survey, Project 738b. Digital photograph. 320.
  • <3> Bibliographic reference: Rimmer, A. 1998. The Cromford and High Peak Railway. p. 52.
  • <4> Bibliographic reference: Jones, N & Bentley, M. 2000. Scenes from the Past: 37 (Part One) Railways of the High Peak. 'Whaley Bridge to Friden'. p. 67.

Map

Location

Grid reference SK 15424 62646 (point) (GPS derived)
Civil Parish HARTINGTON MIDDLE QUARTER, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR1790

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Record last edited

Nov 1 2007 11:53AM

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