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Monument record MDR14983 - Furnace earthworks, Ironville

Type and Period (2)

  • (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Blast furnace ash, slag or waste tip with shallow basin (this could however be a canal basin). Site is pocketed with a highly undulating ground surface with associated mounds and hollows. Much evidence of burning stretching away to the south. This includes numerous plug shaped blocks of slag. (1)

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Garton, D, Morris, T, Southgate, M (TPAU). 1997. The results of a walkover survey and aerial photographic searches at Forge and Monument, Codnor, Derbyshire, and recommendations for evaluation.



Grid reference Centred SK 4428 5092 (193m by 442m)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR3628

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Record last edited

Jan 28 2015 11:30AM

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