Monument record MDR9608 - Railway station, Station Road, Denby
Type and Period (3)
- RAILWAY STATION (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
- SIGNAL BOX (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
- STATION MASTERS HOUSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
- None recorded
Single platform railway station south of the Street Lane level-crossing. A survey from the 1970's describes the building as being intact, but closed to regular passenger traffic. 'A typical MR Branch. No special architectural features. An original MR signal box adjoins the station; hardly ever used now.' (1-2) A Midland Railway Station at Denby, which comprises a building and signal box. The County Treasure record also includes a picture of what is presumably a station master's house on the opposite side of railway track. (3) Google Maps Street View indicates that the station and signal box have since been demolished and the site has been redeveloped . The station master's house is still extant, and has had an extension to the south. (4)
- <1> SDR19111 Index: Council for British Archaeology (CBA). CBA Industrial Archaeology Report Card. Railway station.
- <2> SDR18867 Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1937-38. OS County Series, Third Revision, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile). Derbyshire XLV.2.
- <3> SDR18918 Unpublished document: County Treasure Recording Form. 11.1, with photos.
- <4> SDR20894 *Internet Web Site: Google Maps. http://maps.google.com/. Website viewed 20/01/2012.
|Grid reference||Centred SK 38609 47258 (38m by 57m) (Approximate)|
|Civil Parish||DENBY, AMBER VALLEY, DERBYSHIRE|
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Record last edited
Aug 6 2015 12:25PM