Monument record MDR9498 - Embankment, between Harborough Rocks & Longcliffe, Cromford & High Peak Railway

Type and Period (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Embankment - higher on the north side where it is held by a retaining wall and the embankment is approximately 3.5m high. The retaining wall is constructed to the height of the embankment toward cutting SMR 30612. Towards cutting, SMR 30608, the embankment is constructed as a raised mound with low retaining walls on either side. NGR: SK 23406 55698 - SK 23184 55637. (1-4)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Archive: Jessop, O. 2003. Cromford & High Peak Railway and Peak Forest Tramway Survey. ARCUS 738b. Feature number: 154.
  • <2> Photograph: ARCUS. 2003. Cromford & High Peak Railway and Peak Forest Tramway Survey, Project 738b. Digital photograph. 217.
  • <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). XXXIII.12.

Map

Location

Grid reference SK 23283 55657 (point) (Approximate)
Civil Parish BRASSINGTON, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR1790

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Record last edited

Sep 19 2016 11:45AM

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