Monument record M4007 - Sherwood Mill, Mansfield


HOSIERY FACTORY (Georgian to Late 20th Century)


Grid reference SK 53809 60599 (point)
Map sheet SK56SW
District Mansfield
Civil Parish Mansfield, Mansfield


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Hosiery mill - c 1875 ? "C18" ? Stone building in good exterior condition. A later brick extension at the back. Originally constructed by Alcock. 4 storeys and one cellar. It began by being power driven. The buildings are now shared by North's Textiles and Engineering and Mudfords. 143ft long, 34ft high, 76ft 10in wide. No original machinery, only modern hosiery equipment (09/07/1965). (1)
Sherwood Mill, Sherwood Street - textile mill. Stone building, some brick additions. 19 bays long, 2 storeys high plus loft lights. Vertical sash windows, 2 bays wide. Windows blocked at SE end, loft doors (not useable) at other end. (no ref)

Data Held (Document). SNT2647.

Elevations, IS card

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

3 BW print, AA19-21, SMR

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

Other Refs: IA4 50/11

<2> Patrick A , undated, Pers Comm (Personal comment). SNT1129.

<3> OS, 1917, 1:2500, County Series 1917 (Map). SNT1026.

Other Refs: 23/13

Sources/Archives (5)

  • --- Ground photograph: Data Held: Ground Photograph.
  • --- Document: Data Held.
  • <1> Published document: CBA. Industrial Survey.
  • <2> Personal comment: Patrick A . undated. Pers Comm.
  • <3> Map: OS. 1917. 1:2500, County Series 1917.

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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