Monument record M512 - Robin Hood Works, Beeston


BOILER WORKS (Georgian to Late 20th Century)


Grid reference SK 53799 36699 (point)
Map sheet SK53NW
District Broxtowe
Civil Parish Beeston, Broxtowe


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Iron foundry. Robin Hood works of Beeston Boiler Co. Est 1897 on present site. Site now covers 10 acres. It is built against the railway and has its own branch line serving the sheds. Area is covered by many large corrugated sheds as can be seen in most iron works. Older part in brick in the centre can be seen from houses in Mona St. A fairly tall plain chimney is attached to central block. Fairly poor condition (29/03/1966). (1)
Demolished and built over 1987-9. (3)
NB Still on SMR map.

Data Held (Document). SNT2647.

Sketch, IS card

<1> CBA, Industrial Survey (Published document). SNT184.

Other Refs: IA4 7/7

<2> EMG eds, 1960, East Midlands Geographer, pp 41-57 (Published document). SNT151.

<3> Baddeley V, 1989, Pers Comm (Personal comment). SNT429.

Sources/Archives (4)

  • --- Document: Data Held.
  • <1> Published document: CBA. Industrial Survey.
  • <2> Published document: EMG eds. 1960. East Midlands Geographer. 14. pp 41-57.
  • <3> Personal comment: Baddeley V. 1989. Pers Comm.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

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Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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