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Monument record MDR1100 - Bletch Rings stone circles? (possible site of), near Bletch Brook, Parwich

Type and Period (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

(Area SK 177542). Bletch Rings. (1). Recorded as Bletcheringes in Egerton Charters which presumably refers to some stone-circle or the like close to Bletch Brook. (2). Two possible circles are visible at SK 17715415 and SK 17775416. (3). A field survey in 1966 recorded that there was nothing visible on the ground in this area and the air photograph markings were not identified. (4).

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Map: Tithe Map and Apportionment Parwich 1847.
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Cameron, K. 1959. 'The Place-Names of Derbyshire, Part II', English Place-Name Society. p405.
  • <3> Aerial Photograph: 1950. APs 541/551/3155-6 4.6.50.
  • <4> Personal Observation: F1 JB 20-MAY-66.
  • <5> Index: NDAT. 1695. 1695. 1695.



Grid reference Centred SK 1772 5415 (145m by 176m) (Centred on)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR1265

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Record last edited

Apr 17 2008 9:21AM

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