Monument record M2237 - Tramway to Kimberley Colliery


TRAMWAY (Georgian to First World War)


Grid reference Centred SK 50224 43868 (272m by 632m)
Map sheet SK54SW
District Broxtowe
Civil Parish Kimberley, Broxtowe


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Old tramway (branch to Kimberley Colliery). (1)
North's renewed lease of the Edge coals in 1858 shows a branch from a triangular junction enclosing the winding engines at the top of the bank running towards the pit at Kimberley Knowle. (2)
See M5778 for the site of the engines.
Grid ref for S end.

<1> OS, 1915, 1:2500, County Series 1915 (Map). SNT1024.

Other Refs: 37/11

<2> Stevenson P, 1969, Journal of Railway and Canal Historical Society, pp 51-2 (Article in serial). SNT1830.

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Map: OS. 1915. 1:2500, County Series 1915.
  • <2> Article in serial: Stevenson P. 1969. Journal of Railway and Canal Historical Society. Tramways and Railways in the Nottingham Coalfield. 15. pp 51-2.

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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