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Monument record MDR4000 - Barrow, Curbar Edge, Baslow and Bubnell

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[SK 2548 7560] Curbar Edge barrow, 18m in diameter and 1m high, hollowed out as a result of excavation 24. 4.1913 by the gamekeeper Mr. E. Peat and the Marquis of Granby who found a bronze knife-dagger, burnt bones, a food vessel, flint thumb scraper and a central cist of large slabs (2). Finds at Belvoir Castle. Scheduled. (3) (1-3) A large cairn at SK 25497559 as described above but very much mutilated. Surveyed at 1/2500. (4) Site monitoring has been carried out and site appears not to be under threat. (6)

Sources/Archives (7)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference:
  • <2> Index:
  • <3> Scheduling record:
  • <4> Index: NDAT. NDAT 0283. 0283.
  • <4> Bibliographic reference: F1 JB 17-NOV-65.
  • <5> Bibliographic reference: Marsden, B. 1977. The Burial Mounds of Derbyshire.
  • <6> Unpublished document: Musano, G (PDNPA). 2011. Scheduled Monument Monitoring Form: Round Cairn and Barrow on Curbar Edge.



Grid reference Centred SK 2549 7559 (10m by 13m) (Centre)

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Related Events/Activities (3)

  • EDR379
  • EDR1194
  • EDR3204

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Record last edited

Apr 13 2015 10:26AM

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