Monument record MDR3427 - Standing stone, Wirksworth

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Small standing stone on a slight bank. (1) A large standing stone named 'Bradstone' is no longer in local use [see SMR 15512]. Published survey (25") correct. At SK 2762 5413 is a smaller stone standing on a slight bank. The purpose, period of erection and/or relationship between the stones was not determined, the latter may be a simple rubbing stone or boundary feature, but the size of the former is most impressive. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Index: OS. SK 25 SE 11. SK 25 SE 11.
  • <2> Personal Observation: F1 FDC 14-NOV-66.

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Location

Grid reference Centred SK 2762 5413 (10m by 10m) (Approximate)
Civil Parish WIRKSWORTH, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE

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Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR1091

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Record last edited

Dec 14 2017 4:42PM

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