Monument record MDR9329 - Accommodation bridge, nr. Brierlow Grange; Cromford & High Peak Railway

Type and Period (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Accommodation bridge built to allow a farm track to pass beneath the original (pre-1892) line of the Cromford & High Peak Railway. The bridge is set within an embankment and is constructed of roughly dressed limestone blocks laid in courses. The bridge is approximately 6m wide and 4m high. The tunnel/arch is approximately 2.5m wide, 3.5m high and 10m long. The are limestone blocks missing in the footings and the upper lintel is also missing. (1).

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Archive: Jessop, O. 2003. Cromford & High Peak Railway and Peak Forest Tramway Survey. ARCUS 738b. Feature number: 408.
  • <2> Photograph: ARCUS. 2003. Cromford & High Peak Railway and Peak Forest Tramway Survey, Project 738b. Digital photograph. 555-556.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 2003. OS Landline (2003) from EDINA Digimap. 1:2000. C&HPR: 113.
  • <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. 55.
  • <5> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile). XXII.10.

Map

Location

Grid reference SK 09448 68660 (point) (Approximate)
Civil Parish HARTINGTON UPPER QUARTER, HIGH PEAK, DERBYSHIRE

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Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR1790

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Record last edited

Jul 2 2019 4:03PM

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