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Monument record MDR2667 - Hoon Mount - Platform Bowl Barrow

Type and Period (2)

  • (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • (Early Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 1501 BC)

Protected Status/Designation

Full Description

[SK 23013182] Hoon Mount [T.I.] Tumulus [O.E.] (1) The name Hoon means "at the barrows". One of the barrows is now called Hoon Mount (2) Hoon Mount, round barrow. Scheduled. (3) The published barrow is surmounted by an O.S. trig. pillar and shows some signs of disturbance. No other barrows were found in the vicinity. (4) Suggested bowl barrow. Evidence of burns. (5) Di= 90ft; h=18ft. Additional source. (6) MPP Notice (7)

Sources/Archives (7)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1955. 6".
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Cameron, K. 1959. The Place-Names of Derbyshire, Part III. English Place-Name Society, Vol. XXIX.. p573.
  • <3> Scheduling record: English Heritage. 1961. Scheduling Notification: Hoon Mount Platformed Bowl Barrow. Cat. NO.: 108.
  • <4> Personal Observation: F1 BHS 03-AUG-66.
  • <5> Index: TPAT. 2235. 2235.
  • <6> Bibliographic reference: Marsden, B. 1977. The Burial Mounds of Derbyshire. p62.
  • <7> Scheduling record: English Heritage. 1994. Scheduling Notification: Hoon Mount Platformed Bowl Barrow. 23278. Cat. NO.: 108.



Grid reference Centred SK 2300 3181 (35m by 36m) (Centre)

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Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR763

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Record last edited

Sep 26 2013 11:06AM

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