Monument record MDR3344 - Alleged standing stone, Little Broadgates, Ashleyhay

Type and Period (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

A Standing Stone which has no look of ever having been part of any farm fence. (1) This stone is situated within a pasture field at SK 29995211. It is 1.4 metres in height, 0.3 metres in width and is without doubt a cattle rubbing post similar to numerous other examples in the area. (2) No change. (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Correspondence: Lomas, J. 1959. Letter regarding monuments in Ashleyhay and Hopton, 29th December 1959.
  • <2> Personal Observation: 15-NOV-1962. F1 RL.
  • <3> Personal Observation: F2 BHS 04-MAY-66.



Grid reference Centred SK 2998 5211 (3m by 4m) (Centre)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (2)

  • EDR801
  • EDR1115

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Record last edited

Jun 29 2015 11:14AM

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