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Monument record MDR3944 - Early Lead Smelting Possible Site

Type and Period (3)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

[SK 21687739] Mound published - not named (1) Bole Hill [SK 217 774] - cf. Ralph le Bolere, who occurs in a charter of 1300 [Indicates an early lead smelting site.] (2) The published mound is part of minor quarrying and spoil heaps and probably marks the approximate site. (3)

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1955. 6".
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Cameron, K. 1959. 'The Place-Names of Derbyshire, Part II', English Place-Name Society. p92.
  • <3> Personal Observation: F1 BHS 18-NOV-65.
  • <4> Index: OS. SK 27 NW 56. SK 27 NW 56.
  • <5> Index: NDAT. 0885. 0885.



Grid reference Centred SK 217 774 (100m by 100m) (Centre)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR1226

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Record last edited

Jan 12 2000 12:00AM

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