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Listed Building record MDR9510 - Goods shed, Longcliffe Goods, Cromford & High Peak Railway

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Goods shed. Rectangular building, approximately 9m x 6m. Irregular limestone blocks, mortared, carefully dressed and heavily tooled ashlar cut masonry. Large, regular gritstone quoins, some of which are reused railway sleepers. On the NE side there is a large shuttered door, (approximately 2m high and 1.5m wide), with large gritstone quoins on either side. On the NW elevation there is a bricked-in doorway with blue brick, approximately 3m high and 2m wide; there are large, regular gritstone quoins and an iron beam above. The structure has a double slate pitched roof. A former railway station built c. 1830 from coursed limestone rubble with gritstone quoins and dressings. It has a plain tile roof with large overhanging eaves. It is a rectangular, single storey building with central double doors set in massive quoin surround. (8)

Sources/Archives (8)

  • <1> Archive: Jessop, O. 2003. Cromford & High Peak Railway and Peak Forest Tramway Survey. ARCUS 738b. Feature number: 166.
  • <2> Photograph: ARCUS. 2003. Cromford & High Peak Railway and Peak Forest Tramway Survey, Project 738b. Digital photograph. 236.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile). XXXIII.12.
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 2002. OS Explorer 0L24 (2002).
  • <5> Bibliographic reference: Rimmer, A. 1998. The Cromford and High Peak Railway. p. 46, 48.
  • <6> Bibliographic reference: Jones, N & Bentley, M. 2000. 'Onwards to Cromford and High Peak Junction', Scenes from the Past, 37. p. 11, 12.
  • <7> Bibliographic reference: Coleford, I C. 1996. The Cromford and High Peak Railway. p. 10.
  • <8> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England. List entry number 1111911.



Grid reference Centred SK 22575 55691 (11m by 11m)

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Nov 6 2023 6:39PM

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