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Monument record MDR15668 - Possible clearance cairn, Shining Cliff Woods, Alderwasley

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  • None recorded

Full Description

A possible clearance cairn was discovered following rhodedendron clearance work at Shining Cliff Wood. The feature is 5m in diameter by 5m high, with a possible kerb. It may represent an agricultural phase prior to the present landscape, perhaps echoed in the Haytop field name suggesting an enclosure. (1)

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Carr, R & Smith, P. 2008. Survey Report: Haytop, Shining Cliff Wood, Alderwasley, Derbyshire. HER Doc. No. 886, Feature 23.



Grid reference Centred SK 33377 53359 (14m by 13m)

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR3943

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Record last edited

Dec 21 2018 9:27AM

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