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Monument record MDR1210 - Blind Low barrow (possible site of), Greatlow, Chelmorton

Type and Period (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Blind Low near Chelmorton. Listed as a barrow. [Upper Blindlow Lane and Nether Blindlow Lane - SK 1168]. (1) Possible duplication of SMR 3824. (2) The site may well have been postulated on place-name evidence only. The name 'Low' is certainly no positive indicator of the former presence of a barrow. No extant site has ever been seen. (4)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Bateman, T. 1861. Ten Years' Diggings in Celtic and Saxon Grave Hills. p289.
  • <2> Personal Observation: F1 BHS 16-FEB-66.
  • <3> Index: NDAT. 0682. 0682.
  • <4> Unpublished document: Barnatt, J. 1989. The Peak District Barrow Survey (updated 1994). Site 7:C.



Grid reference SK 11 68 (point) (Approximate)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR1135

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Record last edited

Jun 8 2017 3:12PM

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