Monument record M4756 - Canal worker's cottages, Rhodesia


WORKERS COTTAGE (Georgian to Late 20th Century)


Grid reference SK 56670 80250 (point)
Map sheet SK58SE
District Bassetlaw
Civil Parish Worksop, Bassetlaw


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

1771-77, canal workers' cottages on Chesterfield Canal. On the N side of the canal and at right angles to it. 7 cottages of red brick with tile roofs, inhabited. (1)
A row of red brick cottages at Rhodesia. They are at right angles to the canal. There are seven cottages and a public house (now closed) at the end farthest from the canal. The cottages are two storeyed at the front, but have three floors at the back. The cottage abutting onto the canal had a large door opening on to the waterway. The door is now bricked up. (2)
See M3938 for Chesterfield canal.

<1> Patrick A , undated, Pers Comm (Personal comment). SNT1129.

<2> Patrick A, 1975, Canals in Nottinghamshire (Monograph). SNT50.

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Personal comment: Patrick A . undated. Pers Comm.
  • <2> Monograph: Patrick A. 1975. Canals in Nottinghamshire. NCC.

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  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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