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Monument record MDR2460 - Enclosure, Alport Castles, Hope Woodlands

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Full Description

SK 143 915: Alport Castles, Enclosure: Stone and earth bank creating an ovoid enclosure above Alport Castles. (1-5) Cairn and earthwork originally dug by Pennington. Plotted by Butcher, L, 1965. (6)

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Index: NDAT. 1354.
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Pennington, R. 1877. Notes on the Barrows and Bone Caves of Derbyshire. p47.
  • <4> Unpublished document: Peak District National Park Authority (PDNPA). Parish file. Plan sketch: Butcher.
  • <5> Bibliographic reference: Hill, R (PPJPB). 1985. Peak Park Treasures. B213.
  • <6> Archive: South Yorkshire County Council. 1987. SK 19 sites and finds, Hope Woodlands, County Ancient Monuments and Sites Record.



Grid reference Centred SK 142 915 (94m by 97m) (Centre)

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Record last edited

Jun 22 2015 12:59PM

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