Monument record MDR16571 - Charcoal burning platform, Shining Cliff Woods, Alderwasley

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  • None recorded

Full Description

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 oval in shape, 7m x 6m. (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 Unpublished document: Carr, R & Smith, P. 2008.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 24.

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Location

Grid reference Centred SK 33382 53302 (15m by 16m)
Civil Parish ALDERWASLEY, AMBER VALLEY, DERBYSHIRE

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Record last edited

Dec 21 2018 9:27AM

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