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Monument record MDR1098 - Barrow near New Inns, Newton Grange

Type and Period (2)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

The remains of a barrow on a rocky mound near New Inns were examined on the 9th August 1851 by S. Carrington. Human bones, flint flakes and pottery were found. (1,4). The barrow was not located. (2). Lewis records this barrow at SK 158 548. (3,5). A destroyed or lost barrow, located on a rocky mound near New Inns. It was excavated by Carrington in 1851 and he uncovered disturbed human remains, animal teeth, flint flakes and sherds. (6).

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Bateman, T. 1861. Ten Years' Diggings in Celtic and Saxon Grave Hills. p 179.
  • <2> Personal Observation: F1 JB 20-MAY-66.
  • <3> Index: NDAT. 1591. 1591. 1591.
  • <4> Bibliographic reference: Marsden, B. 1977. The Burial Mounds of Derbyshire. p 79.
  • <5> Unpublished document: Lewis, G (University of Liverpool). 1970. The Bronze Age in the Southern Pennines. p 491.
  • <6> Unpublished document: Barnatt, J. 1989. The Peak District Barrow Survey (updated 1994). Site 9:26.



Grid reference SK 158 547 (point) (Approximate)

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  • EDR1265

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Record last edited

Aug 4 2009 2:41PM

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