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Monument record MDR2656 - Elongated mound (site of), Blakelow Farm, Hilton

Type and Period (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

'Tumulus' is marked on the Ordnance Survey 6" map of 1924 at approximately SK 2447 3156. (1) This feature, shown on the OS map of 1924 as a mound 30m east-west by 15m north-south, no longer exists. The area is now covered by a disused gravel pit. (2) The mound is not shown by Crawford (3), and has been deleted from later OS maps. (4)

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Map: 1924. O.S. 6".
  • <2> Personal Observation: A Steel, OS Reviser, 31.8.49.
  • <3> Map: Crawford, O G S and Phillps, C W. 1933. Map of the Trent Basin.
  • <4> Personal Observation: F1 BHS 03-AUG-66.
  • <5> Index: TPAT. 2211. 2211.



Grid reference Centred SK 24479 31558 (32m by 16m) (Approximate)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR761

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Record last edited

Feb 27 2017 12:19PM

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