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Monument record MDR255 - ?Millstone working, Wildmoorstone Edge, Hartington Upper Quarter

Type and Period (2)

  • (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

SK 020 740: Wildmoorstone Edge, Millstone working: Millstone working on Wildmoorstone edge, comprising at least four working floors with old-type slender mushroom-shaped millstones, 2m (6 to 7ft) in diameter and 0.3m (1ft thick). (1,2). This ascription is in error, as the Wild Moor Stones Edge refered to is that north of Fox House on the East Moors (centred SK 267 812). (3).

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Index: NDAT. 1178.
  • <2> Article in serial: Radley, J. 1963-4. 'Peak millstones and Hallamshire grindstones', Transactions of the Newcomen Soc.. Volume 36, pp 165-173.
  • <3> Unpublished document: Barnatt, J (PDNPA). 1994. The Goyt Valley, Hartington Upper Quarter, Derbyshire, archaeological survey, 1994. 148. Feature 268, p 61.



Grid reference SK 020 740 (point) (Centre)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR3759

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Record last edited

Mar 11 2015 2:20PM

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