Monument record MDR9285 - Incline, Shallcross Incline; Cromford & High Peak Railway

Type and Period (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Route of the old Shallcross Incline. Begins at the site of the old engine house, SMR 14946, then continues through private gardens. The middle section continues past a new housing estate, where, observing from the north, the incline is abandoned and overgrown. NGR: SK 01520 79650 - SK 01312 80383. (1-9)

Sources/Archives (9)

  • <1> Archive: Jessop, O. 2003. Cromford & High Peak Railway and Peak Forest Tramway Survey. ARCUS 738b. Feature number: 364.
  • <2> Photograph: ARCUS. 2003. Cromford & High Peak Railway and Peak Forest Tramway Survey, Project 738b. Digital photograph. 480-482.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 2003. OS Landline (2003) from EDINA Digimap. 1:2000. C&HPR: 178-181.
  • <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).
  • <6> Map: OS. 2002. OS Explorer OL1 (2002).
  • <7> Bibliographic reference: Jones, N & Bentley, M. 2000. Scenes from the Past: 37 (Part One) Railways of the High Peak. 'Whaley Bridge to Friden'. p. 11.
  • <8> Bibliographic reference: Coleford, I C. 1996. The Cromford and High Peak Railway. p. 16.
  • <9> Bibliographic reference: Nicholson, C P & Barnes, P. 1975. Railways in the Peak District. p. 15.

Map

Location

Grid reference SK 01406 80023 (point) (Approximate)
Civil Parish WHALEY BRIDGE, HIGH PEAK, DERBYSHIRE

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Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR1790

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Record last edited

Oct 21 2016 2:27PM

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