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Monument record MDR296 - Possible Medieval building complex, King Sterndale

Type and Period (4)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

SK 095 721: King Sterndale, Earthworks: SK 095718. Medieval village/building complex. Rectilinear ditch and bank open-field boundaries traverse King Sterndale village. (1) A field bank with adjacent road, and some surface quarrying are visible. There are no surface indications of desertion although the isolated church and school suggest former habitation. (2) Traces of ground disturbance are visible at SK 094717. (3,4)

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: James, C and Butcher, L H. 1962. East Midlands Archaeology Bulletin. Vol. 5, p 8.
  • <2> Personal Observation: F1 JB 20-JAN-66.
  • <3> Personal Observation: R2 JSH 03-NOV-83.
  • <4> Aerial Photograph: OS. 1970. A.P's: 70 424 344-5.
  • <5> Index: North Derbyshire Archaeological Trust (NDAT). North Derbyshire Archaeological Trust Index. 1366.



Grid reference Centred SK 095 720 (289m by 304m) (Centre)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR1258

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Record last edited

Aug 7 2017 3:11PM

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