Monument record M3913 - HAWTON GYPSUM QUARRY


GYPSUM QUARRY (Victorian to Late 20th Century)


Grid reference SK 80149 50700 (point)
Map sheet SK85SW
District Newark
Civil Parish Hawton, Newark


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Hawton Gypsum Quarry. (1)
Opened 1881, owned by Cafferatas. Connected by railway to Beacon Hill quarry. (Photos of quarry, works and railway). (2)
Complex consists of grinding mill, boiler house, washing plant, workshop, canteen and tank, mostly intact but disused. Some have been demolished. See NIAR archive file for detailed description. (3)
Grid ref for buildings, quarry extends onto 75 SE. See L3502 for tramway to Trent, M13968 for grinding mill.

Data Held (Document). SNT2647.

Photocopy, (1), Parish File

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

25 BW prints, N15 14/2-6,9-19,22-24,27,31, 13/35,36, SMR

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

Other Refs: 35/11,12

<2> Warner T, 1991, Around Newark in Old Photos, p 32 (Published document). SNT1396.

<3> TPAT, 1993, NIAR Gazetteer, p 80 (Published document). SNT252.

Sources/Archives (5)

  • --- Ground photograph: Data Held: Ground Photograph.
  • --- Document: Data Held.
  • <1> Map: OS. 1919. 1:2500, County Series 1919.
  • <2> Published document: Warner T. 1991. Around Newark in Old Photos. p 32.
  • <3> Published document: TPAT. 1993. NIAR Gazetteer. p 80.

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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