TitleSurvey of townships in Scarsdale Hundred [north Derbyshire], possibly for militia purposes
Description1653, with notes of a 1657 survey in the margin.

Note: 'At Eckington there is one Corne Millne having two paires of stoves and one single Milne in the parke. Two cole mines. One slitting Milne for iron. An Iron Stone Delph near to ye Worke and wood cutt and to bee cutt to a great value.'

Note: from the Oxford English Dictionary:

Slitting mill: A mill or machine by which iron bars or plates are slit into nail-rods, etc.

Delph : that which is delved or dug.
Date1653 - 1657
Extent1 item
    Powered by CalmView© 2008-2021