Monument record MDR15673 - Charcoal burning platform, Shining Cliff Woods, Alderwasley
Type and Period (1)
- CHARCOAL BURNING PLATFORM (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
- None recorded
Twelve charcoal burning platforms were recorded as part of a rapid survey in 2008. Charcoal was found below the surface in each case. Most of these platforms are cut into the slope, the down slope edges have been revetted with dry stone walling and are among the best examples seen in the area. This particular example is 10m x 8m, is set in and revetted. (1)
- <1> SDR20545 Unpublished document: Carr, R & Smith, P. 2008. Survey Report: Haytop, Shining Cliff Wood, Alderwasley, Derbyshire. HER Doc. No. 886; Feature 5.
|Grid reference||Centred SK 33187 53532 (13m by 13m)|
|Civil Parish||ALDERWASLEY, AMBER VALLEY, DERBYSHIRE|
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Record last edited
Dec 21 2018 9:27AM