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Monument record MDR2127 - Field system, Litton Frith, Litton

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  • None recorded

Full Description

SK: 1695 7399: Litton Frith, Field System: Series of low terraces and lynchets on the west side of Cressbrook Dale, overlooking Litton Frith. Possibly Celtic fields. (1). Litton Frith. Surface features include lynchets, terraces and rectilinear enclosures. The dating is based on its location with Litton Medieval open field which it is most likely part of. There is a possibility that the enclosures are pre-medieval fields incorporated into the open field. (2).

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Index: NDAT. 3846. 3846.
  • <2> Unpublished document: Bevan, B (PDNPA). 2000. Peak District Romano-British Rural Upland Settlement Survey, 1998-1000. 3 vols.. Site 090, pp33-34.



Grid reference Centred SK 1688 7392 (191m by 144m) (Approximate)

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Record last edited

Apr 21 2015 10:00AM

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