Site record MDR23256 - Recorded Part of Roman Road, Derby Racecourse, Sir Frank Whittle Road and Hampshire Road, Derby

Type and Period (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Recorded part of Roman Road, Derby Racecourse, Sir Frank Whittle Road and Hampshire Road, Derby. Part of the Roman road between Sawley and Little Chester was observed during an evaluation carried out at the Derby racecourse in 1990. In places its metalled surface was preserved at a depth of c0.15cm to c0.45cm below the modern ground surface. (1-2) Cremation and inhumation burials were also recorded during this particular evaluation.

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Dodd, A. 1990. Trial Excavations at Derby Racecourse Park.
  • <2> Correspondence: Private. 1990. Discussion and Recommendations on Results of 1990 Evaluation at Derby Racecourse.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SK 3618 3749 (170m by 116m)
Civil Parish DERBY, DERBY, DERBYSHIRE

Related Monuments/Buildings (2)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR3412

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Record last edited

Sep 11 2020 8:08PM

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