Monument record M4996 - TANNERY AT EAST RETFORD


TANNERY (Georgian to Late 20th Century)


Grid reference SK 70699 81620 (point)
Map sheet SK78SW
District Bassetlaw
Civil Parish East Retford, Bassetlaw


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

There were 2 tanyards near this map reference some years ago. Only the shell of one is now extant. It is the nearer of the 2 to the reference quoted. It is no longer used for tanning but is used as a fellmongery by Waterfields of Retford. There is no evidence of it being as tanyard inside. The shell is a brick building. 05/05/1969. (1)
Unclear if building still standing. Grid ref centred.

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

Other Refs: IA1 27/1

<2> OS, 1920, 1:2500, County Series 1920 (Map). SNT1029.

Other Refs: 9/16

<3> OS, 1921, 1:2500, County Series 1921 (Map). SNT1030.

Other Refs: 9/12

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Published document: CBA. Industrial Survey.
  • <2> Map: OS. 1920. 1:2500, County Series 1920.
  • <3> Map: OS. 1921. 1:2500, County Series 1921.

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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