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Monument record MDR2114 - ?Barrow, Hay Top, Little Longstone

Type and Period (1)

  • ? (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

SK 1780 7290: Hay Top, Dubious Barrow: Dimensions: diameter is 18m (60ft), height is 0.3m (1ft). Possible remains of a large barrow, recorded by L. Cooper. (1). The only feature at this location is a low natural knoll, on a moderate slope, of the approximate size given in source (1). It is very unlikely to be a barrow. (2). The present survey did not identify a barrow at this location at which there are a number of naural hummocks and rock outcrops. There is a highly visible burial barrow to the east (SMR 9307). (3).

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Index: NDAT. 2131.
  • <2> Unpublished document: Barnatt, J. 1989. The Peak District Barrow Survey (updated 1994). Site 4:C.
  • <3> Unpublished document: Bevan, B (PDNPA). 1994. Brushfield Hough, Brushfield, Great Longstone, Ashford, Taddington and Sheldon Parishes, Derbyshire, Archaeological Survey, 1994. p21, Feature No. 68.



Grid reference SK 1780 7290 (point) (Centre)

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Record last edited

Jan 16 2012 12:12PM

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