Building record M1863 - Framework knitter's cottage, 5 Main St, Calverton


FRAMEWORK KNITTERS COTTAGE (Georgian to Late 20th Century)


Grid reference Centred SK 61909 49074 (12m by 5m)
Map sheet SK64NW
District Gedling
Civil Parish Calverton, Gedling


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Knitters' cottages … on the southern side of the road east (must be a misprint for west) of the junction of Foxwood Lane (aka Bonner Hill). (1)
Just past Bonner Hill are 2 more knitters' cottages, the first one seems very early (see also M1862). (2)
Plain nineteenth century cottage with coped kneelered gables and the remains of framework knitters windows. (4)

Data Held (Document). SNT2647.

(2), Ind Arch File

Data Held: Ground Photograph (Ground photograph). SNT2646.

2 BW print, W19,W20, SMR

<1> Smith DM, 1965, The Industrial Archaeology of the East Midlands, p 236 (Published document). SNT1304.

<2> Reedman K, 1977, Pers Comm (Personal comment). SNT1180.

<3> Pevsner N, 1979, The Buildings of England: Nottinghamshire 2nd ed., p 88 (Monograph). SNT4.

<4> Gedling Borough Council, 1991, Gedling's Heritage, p 56 (Published document). SNT1552.

Sources/Archives (6)

  • --- Ground photograph: Data Held: Ground Photograph.
  • --- Document: Data Held.
  • <1> Published document: Smith DM. 1965. The Industrial Archaeology of the East Midlands. p 236 .
  • <2> Personal comment: Reedman K. 1977. Pers Comm.
  • <3> Monograph: Pevsner N. 1979. The Buildings of England: Nottinghamshire 2nd ed.. Penguin. p 88 .
  • <4> Published document: Gedling Borough Council. 1991. Gedling's Heritage. p 56.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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