CANNON MILL INCLUDING MILL WHEEL

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1334686

Date first listed: 13-Mar-1968

Statutory Address: CANNON MILL INCLUDING MILL WHEEL, DOCK WALK

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: CANNON MILL INCLUDING MILL WHEEL, DOCK WALK

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

County: Derbyshire

District: Chesterfield (District Authority)

National Grid Reference: SK 37496 70842

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

DOCK WALK 1. 5169 --------- Cannon Mill including Mill Wheel SK 47 SE 13/4 13.3.68.

II

2. Modern plaque: "This building known as Canon Mill is one of the oldest industrial buildings in Chesterfield and district having been erected prior to 1788. It formed part of the Griffin Foundry of John and Ebenezer Smith and Co. 1775-1833. Restored 1957". Square red brick building. Pantile roof with slate verges and copded gable end with ornamental cresting. 2 storeys. 3 blank Gothic arches in eastern facade. Oval cast iron plaque with portrait of cannon with cannon balls and dated 1816. This building was formerly part of a cannon foundry. Large overshot iron water wheel. Ref. Nixon F p's 128, 129 and 237.

Listing NGR: SK3749670842

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 83339

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Nixon, F, Industrial Archaeology of Derbyshire, (1969), 128-9,237

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