Collection: John Cornwell Collection

1970 - 1979
Abbeydale Works, Abbeydale Road South, Sheffield
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Baches Forge, Churchill And Blakedown, Churchill, Wyre Forest, Worcestershire
Backbarrow Iron Works, Haverthwaite, Backbarrow, South Lakeland, Cumbria
Bedlam Furnace, Waterloo Street, The Gorge, Ironbridge, Telford And Wrekin
Charlcotte Furnace, Neenton, Shropshire
Coalbrookdale Iron Works, The Gorge, Telford And Wrekin
Coalbrookdale Iron Works, Old Furnace, The Gorge, Coalbrookdale, Telford And Wrekin
Kettering Iron Works, Kettering, Northamptonshire
Little London Works, Sheffield
Low Mill Blast Furnace, Low Mill, Barnsley
Moira Blast Furnace, Furnace Lane, Ashby Woulds, North West Leicestershire, Leicestershire
Morley Park Ironworks, Ripley, Morley Park, Amber Valley, Derbyshire
Whitecliff Iron Works, Coleford, Forest Of Dean, Gloucestershire
Workington Steelworks, Workington, Allerdale, Cumbria
Workington Steelworks, Derwent Blast Furnaces, Workington, Allerdale, Cumbria
Wortley Top Forge, Cote Lane, Hunshelf, Wortley, Barnsley
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A collection of 123 black and white negatives, with corresponding file prints, documenting industrial archaeology including iron works, steel works, blast furnaces, iron furnaces, watermills, presses and forges in Cumbria, Shropshire, Derbyshire, Worcestershire, Leicestershire, Northamptonshire, Barnsley, Gloucestershire, and Sheffield. The photographs were taken in the 1970s by John Cornwell. No further information is known as to their provenance.

Archival History

Provenance : 1970s photographic record


This Collection is divided into 1 Child Series
This Collection contains the following materials:
Photograph (Negative): 123
Photograph (Print): 123


© John Cornwell

People & Organisations

Photographer: Cornwell, John


20th Century Blast Furnace, Hanoverian Blast Furnace, Post Medieval Blast Furnace, Stuart Blast Furnace, Georgian Forge, Hanoverian Forge, Post Medieval Forge, Georgian Iron Furnace, Hanoverian Iron Furnace, Stuart Iron Furnace, 20th Century Iron Works, Early 20th Century Iron Works, Georgian Iron Works, Hanoverian Iron Works, Post Medieval Iron Works, Victorian Iron Works, Victorian Metal Works, 20th Century Steel Works, Hanoverian Warehouse, Post Medieval Watermill, Industry, People At Work