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Monument record MDR1296 - ?Round barrows, Shack Low, Sheldon

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Shack Low, near Sheldon, listed as a barrow. (1). [SK 171 698 & SK 170 695] THREE Possible barrows. (2). At SK 1712 6979 is an amorphous mound on a grass covered rock prominence. Probably the remains of a tumulus. No others were seen. Surveyed at 1/2500. (3). This location is a natural knoll. (4).

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Bateman, T. 1861. Ten Years' Diggings in Celtic and Saxon Grave Hills. p294.
  • <2> Aerial Photograph: 1948. A.P's CPE/UK. 2598 3133-4.
  • <3> Personal Observation: F1 BHS 11-MAR-66.
  • <4> Unpublished document: Barnatt, J. 1989. The Peak District Barrow Survey (updated 1994). Site 6:A.



Grid reference Centred SK 1709 6982 (92m by 114m) (Centre)

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  • EDR1000

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Record last edited

Nov 27 2007 11:45AM

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