A 'bole' or ancient smelting hearth of large flat stones was reported to have been found in 1783 near Matlock Bank and close to the findspot of a Roman lead pig [see SMR 10082]. (1) No further information. (2)
Bibliographic reference: Haverfield, F. 1905. 'Romano-British Derbyshire', in Victoria County History, Derbyshire, Vol 1. p 231.
Personal Observation: F1 FDC 14-FEB-66.
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SK 299 606 (point) Centre
MATLOCK TOWN, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE
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