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Source/Archive record SDR21446 - The Lower Derwent Valley: The Exploitation and Use of Historic Building Materials

Title The Lower Derwent Valley: The Exploitation and Use of Historic Building Materials
Date/Year 2012


A report characterising and mapping the exploitation and use of historic building materials across the DerwentWISE project area, drawing upon the Strategic Stone Survey and other resources at the National Stone Centre.


Bound report and PDF copy.


Derbyshire County Council HER Library Shelves (Projects)

Referenced Monuments (87)

  • 3-16 Brick Row, Darley Abbey, Derby (Building)
  • Alderwasley Brick Works (site of), Watergate Farm, Alderwasley (Monument)
  • Alderwasley Ironworks, Crich Chase, River Derwent, Alderwasley (Monument)
  • Ambergate and Buckland Hollow Brick Works, Buckland Hollow, Ripley (Monument)
  • Ambergate Brick and Tile Works (site of), Ambergate, Ripley (Monument)
  • Arrock black marble quarry, Ashford-in-the-Water (Monument)
  • Baileycroft Quarry, Cromford Road, Wirksworth (Monument)
  • Ball Eye Mine, Bonsall Hollow, Bonsall (Monument)
  • Bank Quarry, Smedley Street West, Matlock Town (Monument)
  • Barreledge Quarry, Black Rocks, Cromford (Monument)
  • Birchwood (West) Quarry, Soggs Wood, Cromford (Monument)
  • Bone Mill/ Ryder Point Quarry, Manystones Lane, Hopton (Monument)
  • Bonsall Wood Basalt Quarry, Via Gellia, Bonsall (Monument)
  • Brick Kiln (site of), Duffield Road, Little Eaton (Monument)
  • Brick Works (site of), Steeple Grange, Wirksworth (Monument)
  • Brick Works, Rawson Green, Kilburn (Monument)
  • Brickworks, later Peak Pottery, West Hallam (Monument)
  • Cawdor and Station Quarries, A6, Matlock Town (Monument)
  • Chevin Quarry, Firestone, Belper (Monument)
  • Coal Hills Quarry, National Stone Centre; Cromford & High Peak Railway (Monument)
  • Coxbench Quarry, Castle Wood, Coxbench
  • Dene (Denewood) Quarry, Cromford Hill, Cromford (Monument)
  • Derby Tile Works (Decorative)(site of), Bargate Road, Belper (Monument)
  • Disused quarry, Hathering's Wood, Little Eaton (Monument)
  • Duffield Bank North Quarry (Turpins), Duffield Bank, Duffield (Monument)
  • Duffield Bank South Quarry (Bridge), Squirrel Walk, Duffield (Monument)
  • Duke's Quarries, Oxhay Wood, Whatstandwell, Crich (Monument)
  • Eagle Foundry (site of), Becksitch Lane, Cowhill, Belper (Monument)
  • Farlow/ Farnah Green Quarry, Farnah Green, Belper (Monument)
  • Former clay pits, Brick Kiln Lane, Morley (Monument)
  • Gorsey Bank Quarry, Breamfield Lane, Wirksworth (Monument)
  • Gypsum quarries and later brick and tile works (site of), Aston Lane, Chellaston, Derby (Monument)
  • Hall Lane Quarry, Hall Lane, Belper (Monument)
  • Hilt's Quarry, School Lane, Crich (Monument)
  • Hopping Hill Quarry (Shaw Lane West), Shaw Lane, Milford (Monument)
  • Hoppinghole Wood Quarry, Chevin Road, Milford (Site)
  • Hoptonwood Quarry, Via Gellia, Middleton (Monument)
  • Horsley Castle (remains of), Horsley (Scheduled Monument)
  • Hunger Hill Quarry, Pinchom's Hill Road, Belper (Monument)
  • Intake Quarry, High Peak Trail, Middleton (Monument)
  • Kings Street Brickworks (east), Kings Street, Duffield (Monument)
  • Kings Street Brickworks (west), Kings Street, Duffield (Monument)
  • Lea Wood Quarry, Lea Wood (Monument)
  • Makeney Iron Mills (site of), Makeney Road, Milford (Monument)
  • Manor Quarry, Duffieldbank, Duffield (Monument)
  • Manystones Quarry, Manystones Lane, Harborough Rocks (Monument)
  • Masson Hill lead mining complex, Matlock Bath and Matlock Town (Monument)
  • Matlockmoor Quarry, Sandy Lane Quarry, Matlock Town (Monument)
  • Middle Peak and Monkey Hole Quarries, The Dale, Wirksworth (Monument)
  • Millstone quarries, Shining Cliff, Alderwasley (Monument)
  • Mineral railway, Middleton/Steeple Grange (Monument)
  • New Hopton Wood Quarry, The Moor, Middleton (Monument)
  • No 35 Green Hill, (Babington House), Wirksworth (Building)
  • Old Quarry (site of), Allestree Park (Monument)
  • Poorlots and Derbyshire Oaks Quarries, Allen Lane, Ashover (Monument)
  • Quarry (site of), Wood Lane, Ible (Monument)
  • Quarry, Black Rocks, Cromford Hill, Bolehill, Cromford (Monument)
  • Quarry, Lambhouse Lane, Shottle (Monument)
  • Quarry, Middleton Incline; Cromford & High Peak Railway (Monument)
  • Quarry, Rigga Lane, Little Eaton (Monument)
  • Quarry, Sheep Pasture Incline, Cromford & High Peak Railway (Monument)
  • Raventor Lead Mine, Middleton-by-Wirksworth (Monument)
  • Red Lane Quarry, Red Lane, Makeney (Monument)
  • Redhill Quarry, Middleton Top; Cromford & High Peak Railway (Monument)
  • Riber Mine, Starkholmes, Matlock Town (Monument)
  • Ricklow Quarry, Ricklow Dale, Monyash (Monument)
  • Ridgeway Quarry, Crich Lane, Ambergate (Monument)
  • Rigga Lane quarry, Long Eaton (Monument)
  • Shawlane Quarry, Shaw Lane, Holbrook (Monument)
  • Side Mine, (Slit Mine), High Tor Colour Works and weir, on the River Derwent, Matlock Town (Monument)
  • Site of Park Foundry, Derby Road, Belper (Site)
  • St John's Chapel Heritage Centre, The Butts, Belper (Listed Building)
  • Stakholmes Quarry, Riber Road, Stakholmes, Matlock Town (Monument)
  • Stancliffe Quarries, Darley Dale (Monument)
  • Station Quarry (remains of), Midland Railway, Matlock Bath (Monument)
  • Steeplehouse (Smarts) Quarry, Steeple Grange, Wirksworth (Monument)
  • Stoneycroft Quarry, B5032, Wirksworth (Monument)
  • Terrace Quarry, Derby Road, Milford (Monument)
  • The Scotches Quarry, Wyver, Belper (Monument)
  • Town Quarry, Crich Lane, Belper (Monument)
  • Via Gellia Quarry, A5012, Bonsall (Monument)
  • W H and J Slater Ltd brick and tile works (site of), Park Hall, Denby (Monument)
  • Warner Quarry, Roe's Lane, Crich (Monument)
  • Weir Quarry, Belper (Monument)
  • White Tor Quarry, White Tor Wood, Cromford (Monument)
  • Wigwell Brick and Tile Works (site of), King's Lot, Wirksworth (Monument)
  • Wild Lane Quarry, Wild Lane, Crich (Monument)

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Dec 30 2022 5:48PM

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