Harlaxton ironstone railway: the site of... © John Sutton ...

An agreement was reached between the Stanton Ironworks Company and Mr Pearson-Gregory of Harlaxton Manor in 1922, extraction not to commence before 1932, but at that stage nothing happened. This was also the case with a further lease with the Welby Estate which covered (as far as the Harlaxton system was concerned) areas near Stroxton.

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Dec 29, 2018· The Stanton Ironworks at New Stanton, south of Ilkeston was once the town's largest manufacturing concern and consequently its biggest employer. The Stanton and Staveley group was later part of the Tubes Division of British Steel Corporation. At its height, the company employed around 12,500 people of which 7,000 worked at the Stanton works.

Peckett & Sons Works No 1257 Uppingham 0-4-0ST – Preserved ...

This R2 class locomotive was built in 1912 by Peckett & Sons and was delivered new to the ironstone quarries that James Pain was developing at Uppingham. The quarry line connected to the LNWR Seaton to Uppingham branch. The initial quarry, known as Glebe …

Ilkeston / Stanton By Dale - Concrete and Spun Plants - Il ...

Ilkeston / Stanton By Dale - Concrete and Spun Plants - Ilkeston Quarry Hill . . C.1945 . Stanton Ironworks Company property . Sowbrook Lane . . . Lows Lane . . . Railway Kirk Hallam Housing Estate building began aproximately four years after the above picture was taken.

NORTHAMPTONSHIRE INDUSTRIAL ARCHAEOLOGY GROUP

and to the right by Stewarts and Lloyds/Stanton Ironworks Co. Even after the nationalisation of the steel industry no attempt was made to join these two quarries together. After walking about half a mile we came to the impressive final gullet of Grange Quarry, which …

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This opens up a lot of possibilities in the quarry section, and we already have plans to clear more undergrowth so more of the quarry can be seen. Our first public running day of the year was yesterday, 15th February, but already our attention has turned to our March event – our Spring Gala With A Stanton Theme. The all important e-flyer is ...

FOUNDRY WORKS, LOWS LANE

The property comprises part of the Former Stanton Ironworks to the north of the village of Stanton by Dale, access to which is via an existing private road from Lows Lane to the south and Quarry Hill via Compton Road to the north. Description The property comprises an extensive secured and gated self-contained site benefiting from 24 hour ...

The Remains Of Stanton Ironworks - YouTube

Jan 21, 2015· Read Description :) Some of the remains of the famous Stanton Ironworks, photographs include the Hallam Plant, main offices, the mainline branch, bridge that carried another branch to the new ...

Wellingborough Tramway - Wikipedia

Rixon's Ironworks. In 1870, Wellingborough businessman James Rixon opened a brickworks on the west side of the Midland Railway line, opposite the terminus of the Finedonhill Tramway. In 1874, they expanded into iron ore quarrying, leasing land for a quarry to the south of Finedon village.

Stanton Ironworks, Ilkeston - 3soteric3ric.blogspot.com

The Stanton Ironworks at New Stanton, south of Ilkeston was once the town's largest manufacturing concern and consequently its biggest employer. The Stanton and Staveley group was later part of the Tubes Division of British Steel Corporation. At its height, the company employed around 12,500 people of which 7,000 worked at the Stanton works.

) Quarry Hill Industrial Estate - Derbyshire

Mar 05, 2018· of which 7,000 worked at the Stanton Works. The Quarry Hill Industrial Estate has emerged over the last 60 or so years from the heavy industry associated with the former iron foundry works and associated rail sidings. Most of the buildings on the old Stanton Ironworks site have now been either demolished or are derelict.

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Jan 27, 2014· 7,000 worked at the Stanton Works. The Quarry HillIndustrial Estate has emerged over the last 60 or so years from the heavy industry associated with the former iron foundry works and associated rail sidings. Most of the buildings on the old Stanton Ironworks land have been eithernow demolished or become derelict.

Savills | Foundry Works, Lows Lane, Stanton-by-Dale ...

The property is located to the south of Ilkeston town centre and north east of the village of Stanton by Dale. It comprises part of the Former Stanton Ironworks to the north of the village of Stanton by Dale, access to which is via an existing private road from Lows Lane to the south and Quarry Hill via Compton Road to the north.

IRONSTONE - Rocks by Rail

Sons in 1942, works number 2139 for the Stanton Ironworks Company, going to work at their Harlaxton Quarries in Lincolnshire. In 1948 Salmon was moved to the Stanton Iron-works nearby Woolsthorpe system in Leicestershire and in 1950 she became the prop-erty of Stewarts and Lloyds (Minerals) Ltd when they took over the quarry operations.

Finedon Explained

They relaid the tramway and opened up several more ironstone pits south of Finedon. In 1911, Stanton took over Neilson's Thingdon Quarry immediately south of the town and started a series underground mines there in 1913. In 1932, the whole operation was merged with the Stanton Ironworks company.

Harlaxton Iron Quarry information and photos

The internal line connected to BR at Casthorpe exchange sidings on the LNER/BR(E) Denton Branch. The quarry workings were spread over a 4 sq.mile area East and South East of Denton village and South of Harlaxton itself. The GR given is the site of the Central hub of the rail network.

Locomotives hauled their last as quarries closed near ...

The LNER built a branch line from Bottesford in 1884 to provide a route out for the ironstone so it could supply the Stanton Ironworks Company furnaces, near Nottingham. The quarries were significantly expanded to meet the needs of the war effort during World War I.

About Stanton by Dale

The three pairs of semi-detached houses on Quarry Hill used to be occupied by foremen at the ironworks and across the road is what remains of the village pound where stray animals were kept. Only a short distance from the village, but unseen in the valley below, are Stanton Plc and Stanton Bonna.

Andrew Barclay Works No 2138 Swordfish 0-6-0ST – Preserved ...

On 1st January 1950 ownership passed to Stewarts and Lloyd, when they brought the quarries from Stanton ironworks. From new the locomotive was deployed at Glendon North Quarry where it remained until April 1957 when it was loaned to Glendon East Quarry for about seven months. It then returned to Glendon North and was put into storage.

Signalling Record Society - SRS

Signalling Record Society RailRef Line Codes Industrial & Private: Leicestershire. County pages contain details of Industrial and other Private lines that do not form part of any of the principally listed companies on this web site. RailRefs generally remain un-numbered in the county lists. Explanation of column content is here.

The village of Stanton by Dale - from ironworks to ...

Beyond Dale Abbey, the lanes leading to Stanton sweep into further open countryside but one of the two other roads into Stanton leads, in two miles, to Junction 25 of the M1 and just half a mile down the third road is the massive industrial estate where Stanton and Staveley ironworks …

Stanton SPD - Erewash

Stanton Ironworks was surveyed in 2015 at the request of Erewash Borough Council in order to identify the key substantive features of biodiversity interest of the area. This is in part to help facilitate the progress of the design for the regeneration of the site.

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stanton ironworks limestone quarry - mrmitchellorg. Clark Quarry - Revolvy Geology Clark Quarry is a cut and, Old Elm was built in 1841, and is a two-story, five bay, limestone dwelling, the Stanton Ironworks . Get More; limestone mining conveyors - indiangallerycoin.

RAILSCOT | Stanton Ironworks

Stanton New Iron Works Trowell Junction West Hallam Colliery Junction Toton MPD Stanton Junction Babbington Branch Junction Manners Colliery Ilkeston South Junction Ilkeston West Junction Mapperley Junction Cossall Colliery Oakwood Grange Colliery Nutbrook Junction Wagon repairs: Location names in dark blue are on the same original line.