Monument record M540 - Wharf to N of Barton in Fabis


WHARF (Georgian to Mid-20th Century)


Grid reference SK 51550 33039 (point)
Map sheet SK53SW
District Rushcliffe
Civil Parish Barton in Fabis, Rushcliffe


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

To the N of the village beside the Trent are remains of the wharf at which gypsum mined in the Gotham hills was loaded into boats. The course of the tramway (M679) which connected Barton Mine with the wharf can be traced through the intervening fields. It crossed the road from Thrumpton at SK 525 320. (1)

<1> Smith DM, 1965, The Industrial Archaeology of the East Midlands (Published document). SNT1304.

<2> OS, 1914, 1:2500, County Series 1914 (Map). SNT1023.

Other Refs: 47/7

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Published document: Smith DM. 1965. The Industrial Archaeology of the East Midlands.
  • <2> Map: OS. 1914. 1:2500, County Series 1914.

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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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