Monument record MDR2270 - Cropmark features (natural), Dirtlow Rake, Castleton

Type and Period (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

A rectangular enclosure and other cropmarks at c. SK 146 815 were identified on an aerial photograph. They may be of recent origin as there are many old pits in these fields. (1, 2) Re-inspection of the photograph shows there is nothing convincingly man-made here. (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: NDAT. 3492.
  • <2> Aerial Photograph: Derbyshire County Council Survey. 1972. AP: Flight 15, photo 995.
  • <3> Unpublished document: Barnatt, J (PDNPA). 1992. Aston Hall, land at Castleton, Derbyshire, archaeological survey, 1992. No. 111, p 15.



Grid reference Centred SK 145 814 (362m by 211m) (Centre)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR3680

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Record last edited

Jan 9 2017 3:47PM

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