Building record M17395 - New Ollerton Colliery Village


WORKERS VILLAGE (Early 20th Century to Late 20th Century)


Grid reference SK 66235 68068 (point)
Map sheet SK66NE
District Newark
Civil Parish Ollerton, Newark


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

The history of the building of New Ollerton, a village of 832 houses, can be traced between 1922 and 1932. No more workmen's houses were built until 1941, when a licence was issued by the Mines Department for 50 more, which completed the Butterley Company's building programme. (1)
New Ollerton, developed in the 1920's by the Butterley Company. (2)
See M10678 for the Church of St Paulinus.

<1> Thoroton Society, 1979, TTS, p 70-1 (Published document). SNT392.

<2> Palmer M & Neaverson P, 1992, Industrial Landscapes of the East Midlands, p 99 (Monograph). SNT5.

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Published document: Thoroton Society. 1979. TTS. 83. p 70-1.
  • <2> Monograph: Palmer M & Neaverson P. 1992. Industrial Landscapes of the East Midlands. Phillimore & Co Ltd. p 99.

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Record last edited

May 18 2023 4:44PM

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