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Site record MDR14646 - Ridge and furrow, west of Thulston, Elvaston

Type and Period (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Medieval/post-medieval ridge and furrow has been identified as earthworks and cropmarks in these areas from aerial photographs taken between 1946 and 1967. (1) A watching brief conducted in 2019 only idefified traces of a single furrow. It may be that modern ploughing had destroyed all other traces. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Digital data: Archaeological Research Services (ARS) Ltd. 2009/2010. Aerial Photographic Mapping Survey carried out as part of an Aggregates Resource Project.
  • <2> Unpublished document: Shipley, A (MoLAS). 2019. Archaeological Watching Brief on Land off Chellaston Road, Boulton Moor, Chellaston, Derbyshire.



Grid reference Centred SK 4021 3194 (914m by 927m) (2 map features)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR5108

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Record last edited

Nov 15 2023 1:55PM

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