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HEADSTOCKS TO BRITTAIN COLLIERY AND ATTACHED MACHINERY

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: HEADSTOCKS TO BRITTAIN COLLIERY AND ATTACHED MACHINERY

List entry Number: 1109011

Location

HEADSTOCKS TO BRITTAIN COLLIERY AND ATTACHED MACHINERY, BUTTERLEY PARK ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Derbyshire

District: Amber Valley

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Ripley

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 25-May-1988

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 79110

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SK 45 SW RIPLEY BUTTERLEY PARK ROAD (north side)

4/66 Headstocks to Brittain Colliery and attached machinery

GV II

Headstock tower and attached machinery. c1848. Red brick with blue brick bands. Roofless at time of resurvey. Three storeys, single bay, circular in plan. Ground floor is wider than upper two storeys and has an advanced entrance to south side and attached walls to north. Second storey has small iron windows to east and west sides and top storey has brick cornice and large pulley wheel to south side set in long slot-like opening. Attached to the wheel are a pair of iron supports at right angles to the tower which connect with the plinth on which the gearing machinery stands. Brittain colliery was founded by Butterley Company, between 1845 and 1848, and was mined for over 50 years. F Nixon 'Industrial Archaeology of Derbyshire' 1969.

Listing NGR: SK4155051795

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Nixon, F, Industrial Archaeology of Derbyshire, (1969)

National Grid Reference: SK 41550 51795

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