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).

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SK 3464 4718 (40m by 80m)
Civil Parish BELPER, AMBER VALLEY, DERBYSHIRE
World Heritage Site Derwent Valley Mills

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (0)

External Links (0)

Record last edited

Nov 9 2017 12:10PM

Comments and Feedback

Do you have any more information about this record? Please feel free to comment with information and photographs, or ask any questions, using the "Disqus" tool below. Comments are moderated, and we aim to respond/publish as soon as possible.