Monument record M3513 - TRENT WORKS AT NEWARK


FOUNDRY (Victorian to Late 20th Century)


Grid reference SK 79679 54249 (point)
Map sheet SK75SE
District Newark
Civil Parish Newark, Newark


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Trent Works - iron. (1)
(Still in use 1972) Nicholson's Trent Iron Works. This large agricultural machinery manufactory and iron foundry is now disused and becoming derelict. Situated on the N bank of the river adjacent to the Great N Road on the E side, the most interesting building is the office block - a rectangular 2 storey building on the Trent bank. The windows are set back behind a semi-circular headed colonnade. The roof has lantern lights and to the side away from the river is a tower with clock. The building dates from the 1860s to 70s. (2)
Complex includes workshops, offices, foundry. See archive file for details. (3)
See L3216 for adjacent complex.

Data Held (Document). SNT2647.

(2), Ind Arch File

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

2 prints, 203v/20-21, RCHME

<1> OS, 1920, 1:2500, County Series 1920 (Map). SNT1029.

Other Refs: 35/3

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

<3> TPAT, 1993, NIAR Gazetteer, p 82 (Published document). SNT252.

Sources/Archives (5)

  • --- Ground photograph: Data Held: Ground Photograph.
  • --- Document: Data Held.
  • <1> Map: OS. 1920. 1:2500, County Series 1920.
  • <2> Personal comment: Reedman K. 1977. Pers Comm.
  • <3> Published document: TPAT. 1993. NIAR Gazetteer. p 82.

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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