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Railway embankment north of Wirksworth

A Scheduled Monument in Cromford, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.0961 / 53°5'46"N

Longitude: -1.5691 / 1°34'8"W

OS Eastings: 428952.407962

OS Northings: 355522.978341

OS Grid: SK289555

Mapcode National: GBR 599.S5T

Mapcode Global: WHCDV.WF0S

Entry Name: Railway embankment N of Wirksworth

Scheduled Date:

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1007031

English Heritage Legacy ID: DR 263

County: Derbyshire

Civil Parish: Cromford

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Wirksworth St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Derby


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Source: Historic England

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