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Monument record MDR14204 - Ridge and furrow and field boundary, Chestnut Way, Repton

Type and Period (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Well-preserved ridge and furrow earthworks were discovered in this field during a site visit in 2005 by John Samuels Archaeological Consultants, who were asked to produce an archaeological desk-based assessment of the site. A removed field boundary was also noted. (1) The ridge and furrow earthworks and removed field boundary are visible on Bing Maps aerial photographs [2014]. (2) The field boundary was still extant on the 3rd edtion 25" OS map of the early 20th century. (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Young, J (JSAC). 2002. An archaeological desk-based assessment of land off Chestnut Way, Repton, Derbyshire. p. 3.
  • <2> *Internet Web Site: Bing Maps. Website viewed 08/09/2014.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1912-1921. OS County Series, 3rd edition (Second Revision), scale 1:2500 (25" to one mile).



Grid reference Centred SK 3026 2649 (139m by 170m)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR3076

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Record last edited

Sep 15 2016 4:44PM

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