Keys to the Past

Doddington Quarry (Doddington)

A late 19th or 20th century quarry for extracting red sandstone. Remains of an office building, a timber crane and spoil tips lie in the quarry as well as an explosives store and tramway. The quarry is still worked on an intermittant basis.

Reference number:N3855
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Doddington


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