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Latitude: 53.0616 / 53°3'41"N
Longitude: -1.3815 / 1°22'53"W
OS Eastings: 441543
OS Northings: 351774
OS Grid: SK415517
Mapcode National: GBR 7DR.5HP
Mapcode Global: WHDG8.R99R
Entry Name: Brittains Colliery Engine House
Listing Date: 25 May 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1158952
English Heritage Legacy ID: 79109
Location: Ripley, Amber Valley, Derbyshire, DE5
District: Amber Valley
Civil Parish: Ripley
Built-Up Area: Alfreton
Traditional County: Derbyshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire
Church of England Parish: Ironville Christ Church
Church of England Diocese: Derby
SK 45 SW RIPLEY BUTTERLEY PARK ROAD
4/65 Brittains Colliery Engine
Engine house. c1848. Red brick with blue brick dressings and slate roof with wide
eaves. Single storey, 2 bays. Each side has two semi-circular headed windows with
Gothick traceried metal windows (now boarded up) and projecting stone sills. North
gable wall has similar semi-circular headed window to centre and plank door below
stone lintel to left. Small square opening above window to left. Interior gutted.
Brittain colliery was founded by the Butterley Company, between 1845 and 1848 and
was mined for over 50 years. F Nixon 'Industrial Archaeology of Derbyshire' 1969.
Listing NGR: SK4154351774
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