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Monument record MDR1441 - Round Barrow (lost), Pilsbury, Hartington Town Quarter

Type and Period (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

SK 12 63: PILSBURY, ROUND BARROW (lost). A small Bronze Age barrow excavated by T. Bateman on the 12th September 1851, it was composed of earth and stone and contained only some burnt bone and an animal tooth. (1,3,4) Not located. (2) There are no known extant sites that fit this description. The location is so vague that its site cannot be identified. (5)

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Bateman, T. 1861. Ten Years' Diggings in Celtic and Saxon Grave Hills. p81.
  • <2> Personal Observation: 1966. F1 FRH.
  • <3> Index: NDAT. 1075. 1075.
  • <4> Unpublished document: Lewis, G (University of Liverpool). 1970. The Bronze Age in the Southern Pennines. p496.
  • <5> Unpublished document: Barnatt, J. 1989. The Peak District Barrow Survey (updated 1994). Site 7:54.



Grid reference Centred SK 11 63 (328m by 387m) (Approximate)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (2)

  • EDR127
  • EDR1173

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Record last edited

Mar 9 2015 10:31AM

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