Men battle nerves top work on historic chimney

Workers on chimney at County Offices matlock

Workers on chimney at County Offices matlock

Steeplejacks braved the cold, wind and rain to carry out maintenance work on an historic landmark on the Matlock landscape.

Mercury reader, David Hughes, of Rockside Steps, Matlock, took this impressive snap of specialist workers from Central High Rise Ltd putting up scaffolding on the Victorian chimney at the County Offices, which dates back to when the building was Smedley’s Hydro.

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