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WOLVERHAMPTON JUNCTION RAILWAY

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

The 3/4 mile long Wolverhampton Junction Railway between Stafford Road and Cannock Road Junction was authorised to the GWR in 1852. It was a mixed gauge line, and vital to the GWR and Shrewsbury and Birmingham companies in their battle with the LNWR in the Wolverhampton area.The line was l...

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

Smallest surviving turf maze in Europe, and the only example in Yorkshire.

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REDCLIFF BATTERY

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

Redcliff battery was a 4-gun coastal battery built between 1861-3. It was noted as almost entirely destroyed by coast erosion in 1903, and the landward ditch was filled in. A few remains of its emplacements are still visible on the cliffs.

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DELPH BRANCH RAILWAY

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

The Delph Railway opened as a rail motor service between Greenfield and Delph in 1851, perhaps worked initially by horse/donkey, but certainly steam-powered by 1856. The line closed in 1963.

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BOLTON GOLF COURSE

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

An eighteen-hole parkland golf course founded in 1891.

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WEST LEIGH RAILWAY

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

A branch line from Pennington to connect with the Eccles, Tyldersley and Wigan Railway at Bickershaw Junction was opened for goods trains in 1885. In 1903 a connection was made with the Bedford Leigh Railway, avoiding Pennington, and connecting Leigh directly with Manchester and Wigan. It...

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WITHINGTON GOLF COURSE

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

An eighteen-hole parkland golf course founded in 1892.

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KETTLETHORPE HALL

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

Earthworks of a medieval moated site, now occupied by a small, early 18th century country house. The house incorporates earlier masonry and was considerably altered and extended circa 1863. A 14th century gateway is the principal survivor from the medieval house once occupied by Katherine...

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LITTLEWORTH TRAMWAY

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

The Littleworth Tramway belonged to and served the Birmingham Canal. It had been projected under the Cannock Extension Canal Act of 1854, and was constructed by the LNWR, probably opening in 1863. It became part of the Cannock Chase railway system, closing in the 1960s.

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

Seventeenth century formal landscape park at Chilston Park house, re-landscaped during 18th century. The park is planted with scattered trees with woodland on the southwest borders. Landscaping started during the late 17th century, possibly 1660s and surviving features include a double tre...

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