Find Spot record MDR2748 - Bronze Age pottery, Blackwall Quarry, Kirk Ireton

Type and Period (1)

  • (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Food Vessel found circa 1970 in Blackwall Quarry, Kirk Ireton. It was smashed when clearing topsoil. One sherd is in the possesion of R Boam. (1) Authority 1 provides only a four figure grid ref. The third ed. OS map shows a quarry at the east end of Blackwall and the assumption has therefore been made that this is the site referred to. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Index: NDAT. 2255. 2255. with sketch.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1912-1921. OS County Series, 3rd edition (Second Revision), scale 1:2500 (25" to one mile).

Map

Location

Grid reference SK 258 494 (point) (Approximate)
Civil Parish KIRK IRETON, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE

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Record last edited

Feb 5 2013 5:10PM

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