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Monument record MDR3945 - Bull Tethering Ring, Eyam

Type and Period (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

At SK 2202 7642 is a bull ring set in a large boulder. It was recently raised to just below the road surface and is covered by a metal trap. (1) Protected by the Derbyshire Archaeological Society and now underneath a small hinged flap in the square outside the Halifax Building Society. During the revamp of Eyam Square the bullring was moved from its original and 'ancient' spot to be exposed amongst modern paving in front of the Halifax Building Society and Shop. (2) Photographic record. (6-7)

Sources/Archives (7)

  • <1> Index: NDAT. 0886. 0886.
  • <2> Index: Fifield, P (PPJPB). Peak Park Treasures E29. E29.
  • <3> Article in serial: Brighouse, W H. 1967. 'Bull rings', Derbyshire Life and Countryside. Vol. 32 (11), pp 55-59.
  • <4> Photograph: PPJPB. Eyam Bullring.
  • <5> Personal Observation: F1 BHS 16-NOV-65.
  • <6> Photograph: Peak District National Park Authority (PDNPA). Slide Collection. 5418.1-2.
  • <7> Photograph: Peak District National Park Authority (PDNPA). Black and white photograph collection. 480.16a-17a.



Grid reference Centred SK 2202 7642 (10m by 10m) (Centre)

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Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR1151

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Record last edited

Jan 5 2000 12:00AM

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