Monument record MDR1213 - Possible shrunken village, south-east end of Main Street, Chelmorton

Type and Period (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

SK 111 695 (?) Building complex. [Air photograghs - CPE/UK. 2598/4140-1. 16 APR.1948 - indicate possible traces of shrunken village centred at SK 111 696. Now partially built over - see F.21.540/RAF/1559/0330-1. 17 MAR. 1955.]. (1) Minor earthworks indicative of contraction. (2) It is highly likely that part of the boundary bank delimiting Chelmorton's town fields would have crossed this area [see SMR 3816].

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: James, C and Butcher, L H. 1962. East Midlands Archaeology Bulletin. Vol. 5, p 8. p. 5.
  • <2> Personal Observation: F1 BHS 07-FEB-66.
  • <3> Index: NDAT. 0681. 0681.
  • <4> Bibliographic reference: Wager, J. 1981. The Conservation of Historic Landscapes in the Peak District National Park.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SK 111 696 (222m by 229m) (Centre)
Civil Parish CHELMORTON, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE

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Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR866

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Record last edited

Nov 14 2016 12:11PM

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