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Monument record MDR2682 - Possible deserted medieval village, Ash

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

A possible lost village site at Ash is listed at SK 262326 . (1) Ash was mentioned as AEsce in 987, and the manor of "Eisse" with seven villeins, was held by Robert, under Henry de Ferrars, at the time of Domesday. Other reference dates include c.1141, 1296 and 1328. (2-4) See SMR 16402 for shrunken village at Ash

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Beresford, M. 1954. Lost Villages of England. p346.
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Lysons, D & Lysons, S. 1817. Magna Britannia, Volume 5: Derbyshire. p 273.
  • <3> Bibliographic reference: VCH Derby. 1, 1905, 340..
  • <4> Bibliographic reference: Beresford, M & Hurst, J. 1971. Deserted Medieval Villages. p185.
  • <5> Index: TPAT. 2343. 2343.



Grid reference SK 262 326 (point) (Centre)

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Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR1457

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Record last edited

Dec 7 2010 9:39AM

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