The Gem of the PeakThe Gem of the Peak



There is a very fine view on the extreme height to the south overlooking Cromford
- its bridge , chapel , and the fine lawns of Willersley Castle and Meadows , & c .
... Cromford Canal and High Peak Railway ; the latter was constructed at a cost of
nearly £ 200,000 . , and carried over immense steeps ... The wharf and the lead
and colour works are constant sources of employment to the poorer population .

Author: William Adam

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ISBN: CHI:091022859

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Page: 438

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The Gem of the Peak Or Matlock Bath and Its VicinityThe Gem of the Peak Or Matlock Bath and Its Vicinity



There is a very fine view on the extreme height to the south overlooking Cromford
— its bridge , chapel , and the fine lawns of Wil . lersley Castle and Meadows , &
c . ... but also much aided by the formation of the new line of road , Cromford
Canal and High Peak Railway ; the latter was constructed at ... The wharf and the
lead and colour works are constant sources of employment to the poorer
population .

Author: William Adam

Publisher:

ISBN: STANFORD:36105048587096

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Page: 401

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Black s Tourist s Guide to Derbyshire etcBlack s Tourist s Guide to Derbyshire etc



The High Peak Railway has a station at Cromford . This line cost about £ 200,000
. X market is held every Saturday . In the lead colour works many hands are
employed . “ At a perforated rock near Cromford , called Scarthin Nick , about 200
 ...

Author: Adam BLACK (Publisher, and BLACK (Charles) Publisher.)

Publisher:

ISBN: BL:A0018317918

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Page: 106

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Cases Relating to Railways and Canals 1835 1840Cases Relating to Railways and Canals 1835 1840



The Cromford and High Peak Railway Company v . ... in obedience to the act ,
and treating it as if it were unobjectionable , the defendant pays several calls ,
claims the benefit and takes advantage of the act , and by so doing gives a color
to it .

Author: Chauncey Smith

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105047660217

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Black s Tourist s Guide to DerbyshireBlack s Tourist s Guide to Derbyshire



The High Peak Railway has a station at Cromford , as has also the Ambergate ,
Matlock , and Rowsley Railway . The former line cost about £ 200,000 . In the
lead and colour works many hands are employed . “ At a perforated rock near ...

Author: Black, Adam and Charles, publishers

Publisher:

ISBN: UVA:X000698551

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Page: 280

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History gazetteer and directory of Derbyshire with the town of Burton upon TrentHistory gazetteer and directory of Derbyshire with the town of Burton upon Trent



The Cromford canal, which joins the Erewa,m cnnal, opens a water
communication to the east; the High Peak railway joins the canal about I ...
Wirksworth hundred, running past the western side of the High Peak hundred
over a mountainous country to Whaley Bridge, where it joins the Peak Forest
canal. ... Sir John's colours, and a leathern doublet, weighing 11 pounds, worn by
him, are still preserved.

Author: Samuel Bagshaw (of Sheffield.)

Publisher:

ISBN: OXFORD:590046627

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Page:

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On Foot Through the Peak Or A Summer Saunter Among the Hills and Dales of DerbyshireOn Foot Through the Peak Or A Summer Saunter Among the Hills and Dales of Derbyshire



The limestone is of a bluish grey colour , and it is said that when burned it
produces lime of the best quality , which is transported to various parts of the
country — the Cromford and High Peak Railway , which passes close by the
furnaces and ...

Author: James Croston

Publisher:

ISBN: HARVARD:HWG21F

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Page: 411

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The Peak district of Derbyshire and neighbouring countiesThe Peak district of Derbyshire and neighbouring counties



It misses the Via Gellia , and in its place puts the Black Rocks overhanging
Cromford , which should certainly form an ... Winding upwards from Brassington
the road reaches the side of the High Peak Railway at the top of an incline , and
then diverges slightly to the right for Wirksworth . ... The lower , casier and equally
picturesque one , is by a footpath which leaves the valley opposite the Via Gellia
Colour ...

Author: Mountford John B. Baddeley

Publisher:

ISBN: OXFORD:590045695

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Page: 17

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Railways in the CinemaRailways in the Cinema



35 MM 92 MIN BARGATE Closing of the Crystal Palace High Level Line ( Britain
1954 ) A brief newsreel record of the closing of the High ... Colour shots of the
Coronation Scot train and locomotives in blue and silver and one shot of No 6225
in maroon and gold . ... 1967 ) Produced by British Transport Films , The
Cromford and High Peak Railway ( Britain 1967 ) Produced by British Transport
Films .

Author: John Huntley

Publisher:

ISBN: UCAL:B3567675

Category:

Page: 168

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The Law TimesThe Law Times



Anstey , 1 De G. M. & G. 685 ; Haldenby of the Cromford and High Peak Railway
Company , Vi Sheforth , 1 Beav . ... which plaintiffs had requested the board to
withbold it until marks , or labels similar to , or only colourably differthey took .

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: CORNELL:31924060625161

Category:

Page:

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Ten Years Diggings in Celtic Saxon Grave HillsTen Years Diggings in Celtic Saxon Grave Hills



The other which lay higher up in the grave was of much later date, being the
owner of the kiln-baked vessel, the iron knife, ... have had a narrow neck, and to
have resembled that found at Brun-Cliff, in 1847, (see Vestiges, page 101) in
form, colour, and paste. ... March 6th was passed in opening a cairn or tumulus of
stone in a plantation near the Parcelly Hay wharf of the Cromford and High Peak
Railway.

Author: Thomas Bateman

Publisher:

ISBN: OXFORD:302812795

Category:

Page: 309

View: 858

Ten Years Diggings in Celtic and Saxon Grave Hills in the Counties of Derby Stafford and York from 1848 to 1858Ten Years Diggings in Celtic and Saxon Grave Hills in the Counties of Derby Stafford and York from 1848 to 1858



The other which lay higher up in the grave was of much later date , being the
owner of the kiln - baked vessel , the iron knife , and the ... neck , and to have
resembled that found at Brun - Cliff , in 1847 , ( see Vestiges , page 101 ) in form ,
colour , and paste . ... March 6th was passed in opening a cairn or tumulus of
stone in a plantation near the Parcelly Hay wharf of the Cromford and High Peak
Railway .

Author: Thomas Bateman

Publisher:

ISBN: BSB:BSB10278568

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Page: 309

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Handbook for Travellers in Derbyshire Nottinghamshire Leicestershire and StaffordshireHandbook for Travellers in Derbyshire Nottinghamshire Leicestershire and Staffordshire



... with a monument by Chantrey to and is skirted at its base by the the memory of
Mrs . Arkwright and High Peak Railway , a ... A little farther on are which runs from
the Cromford Canal the mills of the Arkwrights , and to the Peak Forest Canal at ...
the first in Der - the high hills behind Cromford , byshire , which , with 2 others
subse - passes near Hartington , Church ... sets in motion several mills for the
river , lies grinding mineral colours , a considerable quantity of which is made
here .

Author: John Murray (Firm)

Publisher:

ISBN: NYPL:33433075903405

Category:

Page: 213

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History Topography and Directory of DerbyshireHistory Topography and Directory of Derbyshire



The new road from Cromford to Matlock is cut through the solid rock , and forms a
delightful walk margined with trees , shrubs , and ... A little south of the village ,
near the High Peak railway , is a ... are still worked for ochre and other earths ,
which are manufactured into paints by the Via Gellia Paint and Colour Company .

Author: T. Bulmer & Co

Publisher:

ISBN: STANFORD:36105041374468

Category:

Page: 980

View: 153

The English CyclopaediaThe English Cyclopaedia



The Cromford canal terminates here , and the Cromford and height of the land
above the level of the sea . The quantity of rain High Peak railway joins the canal
a short distance south of the town . that falls in the mountainous parts is much
greater than that in the The market is held on Saturday , and ... The church ,
which is partly Norman , contains several monuthe shape and colour of these
cheeses .

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015020796879

Category:

Page:

View: 499

The English Cyclopaedia GeographyThe English Cyclopaedia Geography



The Cromford canal terminates here , and the Cromford and height of the land
above the level of the sea . The quantity of rain High Peak railway joins the canal
a short distance south of the town . that falls in the mountainous parts is much
greater than that in the The market is held on Saturday , and ... The church ,
which is partly Norman , contains several monu . the shape and colour of these
cheeses .

Author: Charles Knight

Publisher:

ISBN: NYPL:33433000064794

Category:

Page:

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