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Monument record MDR282 - Barrow, Wool Low, south-east of Tim Lodge, Green Fairfield

Type and Period (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

SK 088 730: Wool Low, Barrow site: [Probably area SK 088 730]. A conspicuous Lowe, called Woolowe, visible from across the river, gives its name to a farm. Listed as a barrow called Wool Low or Hoo Low. (2). (1,2). No trace of a barrow was found in the indicated area. (3). There is likely to have been a barrow here, as (1) refers to it as extant at that date. There are no recorded excavations and no remains today. (5)

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Jewitt, A. 1811. History of Buxton. pp 80-81.
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Bateman, T. 1861. Ten Years' Diggings in Celtic and Saxon Grave Hills. p 295.
  • <3> Personal Observation: F1 JB 02-FEB-66.
  • <4> Index: NDAT. 1019. 1019.
  • <5> Unpublished document: Barnatt, J. 1989. The Peak District Barrow Survey (updated 1994). Site 2:10.



Grid reference SK 088 729 (point) (Centre)

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Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR741

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Record last edited

Aug 7 2017 3:11PM

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