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Monument record MDR1756 - Enclosure and trackway, north-east of Dale Head Farm, Wheston

Type and Period (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

SK 1250 7715 : WHESTON, ENCLOSURE (AP MARK) Small square enclosure noted on an aerial photograph. It appears to have been cut through by a trackway which pre-dates the field walls. The track was not apparent on the ground in 1978. (1,2). The trackway ran north-east to south-west and the enclosure was positioned at the cross. On the ground today there is no sign of either feature. Of unknown date or purpose. (3).

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Index: NDAT. 3117. 3117.
  • <2> Aerial Photograph: 1970. AP: Peak Park OS: 248. 70. 424.
  • <3> Unpublished document: Ullathorne, A (PDNPA). 2002. Bottom Farm, Wheston, Litton and Bradwell, Derbyshire, archaeological survey, 2002. No.20, p6.



Grid reference Centred SK 1242 7712 (291m by 337m) (Approximate)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR4138

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Record last edited

Sep 3 2015 11:02AM

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