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Site record MDR23049 - Road Surface at Calke Abbey, Calke

Type and Period (1)

  • (Stuart to Victorian - 1700 AD? to 1900 AD?)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Road surface at Calke Abbey, Calke, of 18th century date. During a watching brief carried out in 2005, a road surface was revealed that may have been the 18th century route to the stable block of the abbey. The surface was made of compacted, smooth cobbles set into a red concretionary mixture. (1)

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Chatterton, R (ARS Ltd). 2005. Watching Brief at Calke Abbey, Derbyshire.



Grid reference Centred SK 3675 2270 (1m by 0m)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR4827

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Record last edited

Mar 3 2020 2:24PM

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