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Find Spot record MDR3473 - Cremation and cinerary urn, North Church Street (formerly Church Row), Bakewell

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Full Description

Two-handled amphora-shaped urn containing a bronze bell and calcined human bones found in Church Row, Bakewell, in 1808. Possibly Roman. (2, 3) The former Church Row is now called North Church Street - SK 2161 6850. No further information. (4)

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <1> Unpublished document: 1847. Poor Rate Book (Bakewell).
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Bateman, T. 1848. Vestiges of the Antiquities of Derbyshire. p. 163.
  • <3> Bibliographic reference: Haverfield, F. 1905. 'Romano-British Derbyshire', in Victoria County History, Derbyshire, Vol 1. p. 254.
  • <4> Personal Observation: F1 BHS 23-MAY-66.
  • <5> Bibliographic reference: Marsden, B. 1977. The Burial Mounds of Derbyshire. p118.
  • <6> Index: NDAT. 0131. 0131.



Grid reference Centred SK 2161 6850 (10m by 10m) (Centre)

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Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR1330

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Record last edited

Nov 13 2017 12:41PM

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