Monument record MDR12110 - Probable farmstead (site of) and associated earthworks, Hay Lane, Wirksworth

Type and Period (1)

  • ? (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Four buildings are shown in this area on the tithe map of 1849, presumed to indicate the site of a small farm. (1) All had been demolished by 1880. (2) Aerial photographs suggest there may be earthworks in this area, presumably relating to the site of the buildings and associated small enclosures. (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Map: 1849. Wirksworth Tithe Map. Traced copy by F Harrison, in 4 sheets.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <3> *Internet Web Site: Bing Maps.



Grid reference Centred SK 2992 5284 (115m by 74m)

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Record last edited

Dec 14 2017 4:27PM

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