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DYKE RAILWAY

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Dismantled railway. Single track railway from Dyke Junction on the `West Coast Line, West of Hove, up the Downs to the beauty spot known as the Devils Dyke. Opened in 1887 and closed in 1938.

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

CAREW PIT

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Disused ironstone mine which was one of the Brendon Hill Iron Ore mines which began operation in 1864. It promised large amounts of ore so it was suggested that the railway was extended to it. Unfortunately the finds never materialised and the mine was closed in 1873. Two shafts and a numb...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

CHEADLE RAILWAY

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The Cheadle Railway, the 4-mile long line from Creswell on the Derby line to Cheadle. Authorised in 1880, it was only completed in 1900, the problem being a tunnel under an unstable ridge. It was troublesome until replaced by a line around the ridge in 1933. Still partly in use.

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

FOSS ISLAND BRANCH RAILWAY

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The Foss Island Branch Railway was an LNER line that ran from the York and Scarborough Railway to Foss Island, opened by 1894 and closed before 1963.

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

MARTELLO TOWER NUMBER 68

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Martello tower number 68, one of a group of low level towers built early 19th century. This one was located on St Anthonys Hill. Demolished having been used as target practice when testing the new rifled Armstrong Guns in 1860. The area is now built over although the circular ditch is trac...

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Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

A medieval moated site located east of Papworth Hall. The site comprises a sub-circular island, enclosed by a semi-waterfilled moat crossed by causeways to the east and west. The site is thought to represent the manor of Papworth Everard, recorded from the mid 12th century. The manor house...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

WOKING CREMATORIUM

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The first crematorium publicly available in Britain. The crematorium was built on this site in 1879 and substantially rebuilt in 1889 with an added chapel. A private crematorium to the south was converted to a columbarium, 1910-26. Altered in 1966.

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

SCAR CRAGS MINE

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Cobalt mine, begun in the early 1840s under the tenure of the Keswick Mining Company. The trials met with no success. A new venrure was proposed early in the 20th Century by the Thornthwaite Mining Company, but it is uncertain how much work was done.

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

YEADON BRANCH RAILWAY

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The Yeadon Branch Railway opened in 1885 and closed in 1964.

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

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Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

A post-medieval quarry situated to the south-east of Lamport in Stowe Park . It comprises a pit 100 metres long, 70 metres wide and 2-3 metres deep. Some concrete rubble and a track made up of modern rubble lie in the south end of the pit. The quarry is marked on the 1843 estate map and is...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290