Wilfred Louis Foster of Fosters of Ashbourne (Fishing Tackle Company) reports finding a dug-out canoe at Woodeaves on the Bentley Brook. It was about 3m (10ft) long and was recorded as being in a good state of preservation. The boat is of unknown date but might have been prehistoric. (1,2).
Index: North Derbyshire Archaeological Trust (NDAT). North Derbyshire Archaeological Trust Index. 4017.
Article in serial: Anon. 1965. 'A worthy disciple of Izaak Walton', Derbyshire Life and Countryside. Volume 30, No. 11, pp 32-33. p 33, photograph.
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TISSINGTON, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE
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