Monument record MDR15674 - Charcoal burning platforms, 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. These particular examples are both 6m in diameter and degraded. (1)
- <1> SDR20545 Unpublished document: Carr, R & Smith, P. 2008. Survey Report: Haytop, Shining Cliff Wood, Alderwasley, Derbyshire. HER Doc. No. 886; Features 20 and 21.
|Grid reference||Centred SK 3316 5346 (25m by 24m)|
|Civil Parish||ALDERWASLEY, AMBER VALLEY, DERBYSHIRE|
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Record last edited
Dec 21 2018 9:27AM