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Latitude: 53.055 / 53°3'18"N
Longitude: -1.3563 / 1°21'22"W
OS Eastings: 443242
OS Northings: 351054
OS Grid: SK432510
Mapcode National: GBR 7DS.KWW
Mapcode Global: WHDG9.4GDT
Entry Name: Jessop Monument
Listing Date: 13 July 1966
Last Amended: 25 May 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1109042
English Heritage Legacy ID: 79085
Location: Ironville, Amber Valley, Derbyshire, NG16
District: Amber Valley
Civil Parish: Ironville
Built-Up Area: Ironville
Traditional County: Derbyshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire
Church of England Parish: Ironville Christ Church
Church of England Diocese: Derby
SK 45 SW IRONVILLE MONUMENT LANE
4/41 Jessop Monument
13.7.66 as The Monument)
Viewing platform. 1858, built with public subscriptions. Ashlar and cast iron.
Approximately 30 feet high. Tower in the form of a tall Tuscan column on deep
plinth, with large cast iron capital topped by square viewing platform with plain
railings. Small slit windows at regular intervals up the column and blocked
doorcases to 2 sides of base. Erected in Jessop Park, a recreation area provided
by the Butterley Iron Company for their workers. Source - Philip Rider 'the
Butterley Company 1780 -1830'.
Listing NGR: SK4324251054
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