Monument record MDR11985 - Braided hollow way, Goytsbridge, Hartington Upper Quarter

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

A braided hollow way running up the steep spur from Goytsbridge, running south-westwards to the Stake Side ridgetop, and heading in the direction of Macclesfield. It continued east of Goytsbridge towards Buxton [See SMR 31681]. This route had been abandoned by the mid 19th century, by which time it had been replaced by a track and blocked by enclosure walls. Most of the braids are shallow, with the exception of the most south-easterly which is deep. This was still in use in c. 1840. (1)

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Barnatt, J (PDNPA). 1994. The Goyt Valley, Hartington Upper Quarter, Derbyshire, archaeological survey, 1994. 148. Vol 1, p. 38.

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Location

Grid reference Centred SK 0086 7455 (815m by 721m)
Civil Parish HARTINGTON UPPER QUARTER, HIGH PEAK, DERBYSHIRE

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Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR3759

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Record last edited

Mar 11 2015 2:21PM

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