Monument record MDR13285 - Iron slag deposits, Hardwick Wood, Wingerworth

Type and Period (1)

  • ? (Medieval to Elizabethan - 1200 AD? to 1600 AD?)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Recent archaeological surveys of woodland in north-east Derbyshire recorded a number of deposits of iron slag having the appearance of bloomery slag. Two of these are in Hardwick Wood, at SK 37706 65708 and SK 37725 65792, in a well-known iron-rich area. (1)

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Smith, P & Carr, R. 2012. Bloomery Iron Slag Deposits in Northeast Derbyshire.

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Location

Grid reference Centred SK 3771 6575 (36m by 100m)
Civil Parish WINGERWORTH, NORTH EAST DERBYSHIRE, DERBYSHIRE

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Record last edited

Jan 5 2017 4:28PM

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