Monument record MDR9283 - Engine house & locomotive shed (site of), Shallcross Incline, Cromford & High Peak Railway

Type and Period (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Site of the former Shallcross Incline engine house and locomotive shed, both of which are now lost. Although the area is overgrown, there appears to be a mound which may indicate sub-surface remains. The site and the top of Shallcross Incline is heavily overgrown, before the Cromford & High Peak Railway line enters a series of private gardens which are inaccessible. NGR: SK 01540 79630. (1-5)

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Archive: Jessop, O. 2003. Cromford & High Peak Railway and Peak Forest Tramway Survey. ARCUS 738b. Feature number: 362.
  • <2> Photograph: ARCUS. 2003. Cromford & High Peak Railway and Peak Forest Tramway Survey, Project 738b. Digital photograph. 477-479.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 2003. OS Landline (2003) from EDINA Digimap. 1:2000. C&HPR: 177.
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile). VIII.15.
  • <5> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 2002. OS Explorer 0L24 (2002).

Map

Location

Grid reference SK 01535 79628 (point) (Approximate)
Civil Parish WHALEY BRIDGE, HIGH PEAK, DERBYSHIRE

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR1790

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Record last edited

Jun 29 2016 4:46PM

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