Building record M17338 - Warsop Vale Colliery Village

Summary

WORKERS VILLAGE (Modern)

Location

Grid reference Centred SK 54809 67948 (464m by 346m)
Map sheet SK56NW
District Mansfield
Civil Parish Warsop, Mansfield

Map

Type and Period (1)

Full Description

One of the early attempts to get away from the regular grid of terrace rows typical of nineteenth-century coalfield settlements. Constructed at the beginning of the present century. Built in short rows round three sides of a central recreational area. (1)
Created by the Staveley Coal and Iron Company for their Warsop Main colliery opened in 1890. (2)
'Warsop Vale'. (3)


<1> Smith DM, 1965, The Industrial Archaeology of the East Midlands, p 284 (Published document). SNT1304.

<2> Palmer M & Neaverson P, 1992, Industrial Landscapes of the East Midlands, p 106 (Monograph). SNT5.

<3> OS, 1918, 1:2500, County Series 1918 (Map). SNT1027.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Published document: Smith DM. 1965. The Industrial Archaeology of the East Midlands. p 284.
  • <2> Monograph: Palmer M & Neaverson P. 1992. Industrial Landscapes of the East Midlands. Phillimore & Co Ltd. p 106.
  • <3> Map: OS. 1918. 1:2500, County Series 1918.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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