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Monument record MDR9605 - Redgate coal pit, Codnor Park, Ironville

Type and Period (1)

  • (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Remains of Redgate Coal Pit, to the west of the footpath from Forge Row to the 'Monkey Bridge'. Small iron headgear marked the site until it was demolished in 1969. The pit is shown on the 1830's map of Codnor Park, which was in possession of the NCB (no. 1371). The site was in use as a small waterworks in the late 19th century. (1-2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1896-1900. OS County Series, 2nd edition (1st revision), scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile). Derbyshire XL.8.
  • <2> Index: Council for British Archaeology (CBA). CBA Industrial Archaeology Report Card. Codnor Park coal mine, 1970.



Grid reference Centred SK 43692 51363 (62m by 52m)

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Record last edited

Feb 7 2011 3:08PM

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