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Monument record MDR3248 - Cairn (alleged site of), Black Rocks, Brassington

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  • None recorded

Full Description

There are traces of one, or possibly two, cairns on the summit of Black Rocks, amongst limestone outcrops. The site is heavily wooded. (1). SK 214 548. Black Rocks. This knife-edged ridge has no sign of cairns along its crest and it is a highly unlikely barrow location as it has insufficient room. (2).

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Index: NDAT. 0493. 0493.
  • <2> Unpublished document: Barnatt, J. 1989. The Peak District Barrow Survey (updated 1994). Site 10:M.



Grid reference Centred SK 214 548 (98m by 147m) (Approximate)

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Record last edited

Nov 6 2014 4:15PM

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