Monument record MDR15105 - Mill earthworks and gritstone pillars, Wood Lane, Pentrich

Type and Period (3)

  • (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • (Stuart to Victorian - 1700 AD to 1899 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Gritstone pillars removed from an artificial island suggests some form of structure, alongside a millstone that was found in the area in 1867. The earthworks could suggest a mill site, or just a dam and sluice without a mill site. (1)

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Lewis, B (Derbyshire Archaeological Society). 1997. Earthwork survey of fields in Pentrich.



Grid reference Centred SK 3847 5209 (428m by 304m)

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Record last edited

Jul 9 2015 12:47PM

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