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Monument record MDR1504 - Romano-British settlement, Carder Low, Hartington Town Quarter

Type and Period (2)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

SK 1288 6280. Enclosures on the hillslope, with internal divisions. It is unknown how they relate to the adjacent grange boundary. (1,2). Unfinished plan by L. H. Butcher of what is described as a Romano-British enclosure in Sheffield City Museum. (3). Carder Low Romano-British settlement. Visible components include platforms, double orthostatic walls, lynchets, single and double orthostatic boundaries, irregular and sub-circular enclosures, clearance cairns, possible gateways and possible trackways. (4).

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Index: NDAT. 2152. 2152.
  • <2> Article in serial: Beswick, P. & Merills, D.. 1983. 'Survey of Early Settlements and Fields in the Southern Pennines', The Hunter Archaeological Society. Vol. 12. vol 12, p. 16-50.
  • <3> Archive: Butcher, L. Sheffield City Museum: Butcher Collection. SCM 1976: 978.
  • <4> Unpublished document: Bevan, B (PDNPA). 2000. Peak District Romano-British Rural Upland Settlement Survey, 1998-1000. 3 vols.. Site 094, pp 89-90.



Grid reference Centred SK 1287 6281 (156m by 102m) (Centre)

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Record last edited

Oct 21 2008 11:45AM

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