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Monument record MDR1228 - ?Round Barrow, Cronkston, Hartington Middle Quarter

Type and Period (2)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

Possible Bronze Age round barrow cut by wall, with a quarry pit on the north side. (1). This mound is overlain by the wall and has been truncated by ploughing to either side. It may be a barrow but other interpretations, such as mining spoil, need considering. (2). A possible barrow situated on a wall with a quarry pit cutting it on the north side. It measures c. ten and a half metres by seven metres and is 0.6 metres high and is located on a ridgetop at the height of 375 metres (2). It has been truncated by ploughing on either side. This mound may be a barrow, but it may well also be quarrying waste. (3).

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Index: NDAT. 3821. 3821.
  • <2> Unpublished document: Barnatt, J. 1989. The Peak District Barrow Survey (updated 1994). Site 7:32.
  • <3> Unpublished document: Taylor, H (PDNPA). 1999. Cronkston Grange, Hartington Middle Quarter, Derbyshire, archaeological survey, 1999. No.27, p18.



Grid reference Centred SK 1161 6554 (22m by 18m) (Approximate)

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Record last edited

Mar 16 2016 2:37PM

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