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Monument record MDR9704 - Hosiery Factory (site of), Chapel Street, Belper

Type and Period (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • World Heritage Site

Full Description

Site at the junction of Chapel Street and New Road, where they merged to form Derby Road, that is shown on late 19th and early 20th century OS maps as 'Hosiery Manufactory (Silk & Cotton)'. (1, 2, 3) The site is shown on a mid 20th century OS map but there is no text associated with it. The site has clearly expanded to the west, reflecting the contemporary expansion of the Brettle 'Hosiery Manufactory (Silk & Cotton)' that was located immediately to the north. (4)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1896-1900. OS County Series, 2nd edition (1st revision), scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1912-1921. OS County Series, 3rd edition (Second Revision), scale 1:2500 (25" to one mile).
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1937-38. OS County Series, Third Revision, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).



Grid reference Centred SK 3464 4718 (40m by 80m)
World Heritage Site Derwent Valley Mills

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Record last edited

Aug 21 2022 5:04PM

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