CROMFORD CANAL EMBANKMENT

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1109015
Date first listed:
25-May-1988
Statutory Address:
CROMFORD CANAL EMBANKMENT, DROVERS WAY

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Location

Statutory Address:
CROMFORD CANAL EMBANKMENT, DROVERS WAY

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

County:
Derbyshire
District:
Amber Valley (District Authority)
Parish:
Ripley
National Grid Reference:
SK 35949 52300

Details

SK 35 SE RIPLEY DROVERS WAY, Bullbridge

3/80 Cromford Canal Embankment

GV II

Canal embankment. 1793 by William Jessop and Benjamin Outram. Coursed squared stone. Approximately 100 feet long and 40 feet high. Stone retaining walls with plain band near the base of the walls and rounded rubble copings. Central barrel vaulted tunnel through the embankment with rubble arches and buttress-like jambs to the entrances. Southern end of the embankment truncated during road widening operations in 1970s. F Nixon, Industrial Archaeology of Derbyshire Pg 232.

Listing NGR: SK3592752335

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
79123
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Nixon, F, Industrial Archaeology of Derbyshire, (1969), 232

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 25 Mar 2006
Reference: IOE01/14941/02
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