Monument record M7535 - Tramway, Wharf Road, Sutton in Ashfield


TRAMWAY (Georgian to Victorian)


Grid reference SK 48099 60699 (point)
Map sheet SK46SE
District Ashfield
Civil Parish Skegby, Ashfield


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Wharf Road, trackway from Skegby Wharf to Skegby Colliery. Some parts shown on bank or causeway - ex-railway ? (1) (2)
Horse drawn tramway…from Skegby Colliery to Skegby Wharf…described as a 'railway' in the 1844 Skegby Tithe Award. The construction of a railway branch line connecting Skegby Colliery the the Midland Railway c 1875 removed the need for tramways and holding wharves. (3)
Grid ref for E end.
See M7563 for Skegby Colliery.

Data Held (Document). SNT2647.

(3), Docs Reg 110

<1> OS, 1918, 1:2500, County Series 1918 (Map). SNT1027.

Other Refs: 22/14

<2> OS, 1917, 1:2500, County Series 1917 (Map). SNT1026.

Other Refs: 27/2

<3> Josephs A, 1994, Land at Skegby Junction (desk based assessment for Coal Contractors Ltd), p 4 (Unpublished document). SNT1559.

Sources/Archives (4)

  • --- Document: Data Held.
  • <1> Map: OS. 1918. 1:2500, County Series 1918.
  • <2> Map: OS. 1917. 1:2500, County Series 1917.
  • <3> Unpublished document: Josephs A. 1994. Land at Skegby Junction (desk based assessment for Coal Contractors Ltd). p 4.

Finds (0)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (2)

Related Events/Activities (0)

Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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