Monument record MDR1916 - Cultivation Terraces, Knot Low, Wormhill

Type and Period (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Centred at SK 13437343 is a fine series of cultivation terraces, they have a maximum vertical height of 1.2m and an average working platform of 6.0m. (1,3). Two or three lynchets on slopes of Knot Low. The Miller's Dale to Wormhill road possibly runs along one. (2)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: F1 FDC 03-MAR-66.
  • <2> Index: NDAT. 2562. 2562.
  • <3> Aerial Photograph: CPE/UK. A.P: 2598 3107-09.
  • <4> Photograph: Peak District National Park Authority (PDNPA). Slide Collection. 15666.1.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SK 1343 7345 (197m by 116m) (Centre)
Civil Parish WORMHILL, HIGH PEAK, DERBYSHIRE

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Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR782

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Record last edited

Mar 18 2010 1:48PM

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