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Monument record MDR1381 - Cave (approximate site of), Marl Dale, off Deep Dale, Sheldon

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Full Description

Cave in Marl Dale off the north-east end of Deep Dale, excavated by Salt on the 28th February 1898. He found a flint scraper, a bronze pin and Romano-British pottery. (Note that the grid reference that has been associated with this site (SK163 695) by North Derbyshire Archaeological Trust Index: 1756 does not accord with the description of a cave 'off the north-east end of Deep Dale'.) (2)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Turner, W. 1899. Ancient Remains Near Buxton. pp 78-79.
  • <2> Index: North Derbyshire Archaeological Trust (NDAT). North Derbyshire Archaeological Trust Index: 1756. 1756.
  • <3> Photograph: Peak District National Park Authority (PDNPA). Slide Collection. 12405.1-2.



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Record last edited

Jul 9 2015 10:59AM

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