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Latitude: 52.9258 / 52°55'32"N
Longitude: -1.4757 / 1°28'32"W
OS Eastings: 435345
OS Northings: 336619
OS Grid: SK353366
Mapcode National: GBR PKD.MJ
Mapcode Global: WHDGT.9QJC
Entry Name: Industrial Museum
Listing Date: 24 February 1977
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1287508
English Heritage Legacy ID: 402035
Location: Derby, DE1
County: City of Derby
Electoral Ward/Division: Arboretum
Built-Up Area: Derby
Traditional County: Derbyshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire
Church of England Parish: All Saints Derby
Church of England Diocese: Derby
SK 3536 NW 2/136
Rebuilt in late C19, but the original site and retaining some of the brickwork
of the silk mill established in 1717 by John Lombe, the 1st silk mill in this country.
Red brick; of 3 and 4 storeys with octagonal tower block having octahedral slate
roof. Built on arches on an island in the river. None of the original architectural
ornament remains and the fine gates by Bakewell are now in Wardwick (qv). The
building converted to an Industrial Museum 1974.
Listing NGR: SK3534536619
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