Monument record MDR2240 - Oxlow Cross (site of), Castleton

Type and Period (1)

  • (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

SK 1262 8258: Oxlow Cross: 'Oxlow cross' [and cross symbol]. (1) No cross could be located in the area indicated during a site visit in 1965. (2) In 1639 the cross was shown to be in this general location. The cross has been since removed and its present whereabouts is unknown. It is feasible that the monument has been reused as a building component or a gatepost. (4)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Map: Map of Castleton Common (temp Charles I) in the Public Record Office. M.P.C. 15.
  • <2> Personal Observation: F1 FRH 06-SEP-65.
  • <3> Index: NDAT. 0597.
  • <4> Unpublished document: Bevan, B & Sidebottom, P (PDNPA). 1995. Rowter Farm, Castleton & Woodside Farm, Oxlow End, Peak Forest, Derbyshire, archaeological survey, 1995. No. 90, p 20.



Grid reference Centred SK 1262 8258 (10m by 10m) (Centre)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (2)

  • EDR3893
  • EDR861

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Record last edited

Apr 23 2015 1:44PM

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