Monument record M902 - Cotton's Brickyard, Cropwell Bishop


BRICKWORKS (Georgian to Early 20th Century)


Grid reference Centred SK 67742 35372 (330m by 255m)
Map sheet SK63NE
District Rushcliffe
Civil Parish Cropwell Bishop, Rushcliffe


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Disused brickyard, known as Cotton's Brickyard. The owner, a Mr Cotton, lived at Weekday Cross in Nottingham. Machine made bricks were produced. The yard was working for c 80 years and stopped production c 1912. Nothing left except remains of clay working (18/01/1966). (1)
Grid ref centred.

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

Other Refs: IA2 20/2

<2> OS, 1919, 1:2500, County Series 1919 (Map). SNT1028.

Other Refs: 43/14

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Published document: CBA. Industrial Survey.
  • <2> Map: OS. 1919. 1:2500, County Series 1919.

Finds (0)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (0)

Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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