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Monument record MDR1290 - Barrow (possible site of), Rick Low, Monyash

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Possible barrow circle identified on an aerial photograph of 1948. (1) Rick Low, near Monyash, is included by Bateman in a list of barrows. (2) No surface indications of a barrow seen. (3) This site was probably postulated by Bateman on place-name evidence only. There is no extant site at the grid reference given above. (6)

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <1> Aerial Photograph: 1948. Aerial Photograph: 2598/3187-8, 16th of April, 1948.
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Bateman, T. 1861. Ten Years' Diggings in Celtic and Saxon Grave Hills. p 294.
  • <3> Personal Observation: F1 BHS 11-MAR-66.
  • <4> Bibliographic reference: Marsden, B. 1977. The Burial Mounds of Derbyshire. p 83.
  • <5> Index: North Derbyshire Archaeological Trust (NDAT). North Derbyshire Archaeological Trust Index: 1547. 1547.
  • <6> Unpublished document: Barnatt, J. 1989. The Peak District Barrow Survey (updated 1994). Site 8:C.



Grid reference Centred SK 1626 6619 (222m by 144m) (Centre)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR997

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Record last edited

Jul 9 2015 12:08PM

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