Monument record MDR9520 - Accommodation bridge, nr. Hoe Grange Quarry; Cromford & High Peak Railway

Type and Period (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Stone arched accommodation bridge built into an embankment (SMR 30647). Constructed of mortared, irregular limestone blocks. After approximately 4m the arch begins with one set of slightly larger, more regular, blocks. The bridge splays out toward the bottom at the north and south, where the tunnel entrances are situated. The tunnel is approximately 4m wide, 13m long and 6m hgih. The bridge is approximately 8m across and 7m high.

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Archive: Jessop, O. 2003. Cromford & High Peak Railway and Peak Forest Tramway Survey. ARCUS 738b. Feature number: 182.
  • <2> Photograph: ARCUS. 2003. Cromford & High Peak Railway and Peak Forest Tramway Survey, Project 738b. Digital photograph. 251.
  • <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.11.

Map

Location

Grid reference SK 21834 56217 (point) (Approximate)
Civil Parish BRASSINGTON, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR1790

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Record last edited

Feb 8 2011 10:42AM

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