Monument record MDR4019 - Robin Hood's Pricks - Cairns (urns) (unlocated)

Type and Period (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

4 Urns found, one large and inverted, in taking stone from some large heaps called "Robin Hood's Pricks" upon the East Moor, near Grindleford Bridge to repair the turnpike to Sheffield (a). (1) O.S. 1" 1840 names East Moor at SU 276, 785. No further information. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Bateman, T. 1861. Ten Years' Diggings in Celtic and Saxon Grave Hills. p247.
  • <2> Personal Observation: F1 FDC 09-MAR-66.

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Location

Grid reference Centred SK 276 785 (100m by 100m) (Centre)
Civil Parish HOLMESFIELD, NORTH EAST DERBYSHIRE, DERBYSHIRE

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Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR930

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Record last edited

Sep 23 2010 2:50PM

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