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Monument record MDR9660 - Steam-powered corn mill (site of), Brookside Road, Breadsall

Type and Period (2)

  • (Georgian to Victorian - 1830 AD to 1850 AD)
  • (Georgian to Victorian - 1830 AD to 1850 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

A steam powered corn mill built circa 1840, Brookside Road, Breadsall. The mill was a two-storey brick-built building with an upper floor of rush and plaster. Iron rims were in position where the lower mill stones had previously been set. The site was converted at a later date and was superseded by the windmill at Hill Top. (1) A two-storey brick-built, 19th century steam powered corn mill. Now demolished. (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Index: Council for British Archaeology (CBA). CBA Industrial Archaeology Report Card. Steam corn mill (1972).
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1896-1900. OS County Series, 2nd edition (1st revision), scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile). Derbyshire L.2.
  • <3> Unpublished document: County Treasure Recording Form. 10(i).1, with photos.



Grid reference Centred SK 374 395 (39m by 39m) (Approximate)

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Record last edited

Sep 1 2016 11:26AM

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