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Monument record MDR1189 - ?Barrow, High Low, Monyash

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Numerous human and animal bones found on the 10th February 1849 in levelling out an old stone quarry, located near Monyash. The area is called High Low. These finds may be an indication of a barrow here. (1). [SK 1445 6547] Human remains found. (2). There are no surface remains of a tumulus. (3).

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Bateman, T. 1861. Ten Years' Diggings in Celtic and Saxon Grave Hills. p244.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1923. 6".
  • <3> Personal Observation: F1 BHS 09-MAR-66.
  • <4> Bibliographic reference: Marsden, B. 1977. The Burial Mounds of Derbyshire. p76.
  • <5> Index: NDAT. 1560. 1560.



Grid reference Centred SK 1447 6548 (174m by 250m) (Centre)

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Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR930

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Record last edited

Nov 5 2007 12:54PM

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