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Monument record MDR143 - Bank and ditch, Stanney, Hartington Middle Quarter

Type and Period (3)

  • (Medieval to Georgian - 1066 AD to 1804 AD?)
  • (Medieval to Georgian - 1066 AD to 1804 AD?)
  • (Medieval to Georgian - 1066 AD to 1804 AD?)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

SK 0775 6673 to 0779 6688: Stanney, Earthwork: Possibly Medieval land boundary, a bank and ditch across the valley, cut by the road. Parkhouse Hill above, is recorded in a manuscript of 1415. (1,2). Bank/ditch marking the site of a removed field boundary of post medieval and probably earlier date. The bank is c.0.4m high and the ditch is c.0.3m deep. The boundary that it marks was created sometime before 1614, the date of the earliest available detailed map of the area. It went out of use sometime between this date and 1804. (3).

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Index: NDAT. 2225. 2225.
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Cameron, K. 1959. 'The Place-Names of Derbyshire, Part II', English Place-Name Society. p365.
  • <3> Unpublished document: Ullathorne, A (PDNPA). 2003. Glutton Grange Farm, Hartington Middle Quarter and Longnor, Derbyshire and Staffordshire, archaeological field survey. No.2, p3.



Grid reference Centred SK 0775 6672 (36m by 156m) (Centred on)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR3898

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Record last edited

Apr 24 2015 11:16AM

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