Monument record MDR3851 - Cultivation terraces, Grey Tor, Winster

Type and Period (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Extensive series of cultivation terraces running from Grey Tor towards the southern edge of Winster village, identified from aerial photographs. (1,2). A area of lynchets which form cultivation terraces and probably date from the medieval period. (3). [SK 23656035] Strip lynchets. (4). The results of quarrying and associated roadways. (5).

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Aerial Photograph: 1996. AP: NMR12952/14: 18/11/96.
  • <2> Aerial Photograph: 1996. AP: NMR12952/15: 18/11/96.
  • <3> Unpublished document: Taylor, H (PDNPA). 1998. Bank Top Farm, Winster, Bonsall, South Darley, Derbyshire, archaeological survey 1998. p18, illus.
  • <4> Aerial Photograph: 1957. A.P.'s F.21.58/RAF/2315/0313-4.
  • <5> Personal Observation: F1 JB 25-MAY-66.



Grid reference Centred SK 2363 6034 (264m by 168m) (Multiple Site Centre)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR4105

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Record last edited

Sep 1 2015 11:56AM

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