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Monument record MDR15609 - Excavated fissure, Creswell Crags, Holbeck, Nottinghamshire

Type and Period (1)

  • (Unknown date)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

Narrow and lofty fissure partially excavated by persons unknown. The present whereabouts of the material is unknown. (1) Unexplored, undisturbed deposits present. Possibly an entrance to cave C17 (Creswell Quarry Cave, SMR 34803). (2) Fissure in Nottinghamshire, within Crewell Crags boundaries. (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Jenkinson, R. 1978. The archaeological caves and rock shelters in the Creswell Crags area, Creswell Crags Visitor Centre research report No. 1.
  • <2> Unpublished document: Smith, K, Little, J & Bishop, M. The prehistoric heritage of the Creswell area, a strategy for conservation.
  • <3> Index: Nottinghamshire County Council. 2015. Nottinghamshire Historic Environment Record monument details full report: Cave fissure, Holbeck (L8695).



Grid reference Centred SK 5344 7413 (5m by 6m)

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Record last edited

Jun 12 2017 4:34PM

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