Site record MDR11202 - Possible Ring Ditch, c.400m East of Holme Nook, Breadsall

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Protected Status/Designation

  • World Heritage Site

Full Description

Two concentric circles in a field between the Derwent and the railway line to the south-west of Breadsall were identified from an aerial photograph seen on the internet. Several palaeochannels were also visible, representing earlier courses of the river. (1-2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Personal Observation: 2007. Communication from Jonathan Wallis, Derby City Museum.
  • <2> *Internet Web Site: Cropmark features seen on aerial photograph. http//



Grid reference Centred SK 3600 3942 (350m by 219m)
World Heritage Site Derwent Valley Mills

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Record last edited

Jan 29 2021 3:35PM

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