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Monument record MDR4022 - Owler Bar, Robbed Cairn

Type and Period (1)

  • (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

SK 29107798. An earth circle or ring work was located in 1965 to the W. of the Peacock Inn at Owler Bar. (1) This site was described as a ring cairn (Marsden 1977) (4), but is clearly a robbed cairn with a diameter of 17m by 16.5m. The centre has been badly disturbed but not fully removed. (3)

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Article in serial: Cooper, L (East Midlands Committee of Field Archaeologists). 1966. East Midlands Archaeological Bulletin, 1966. Volume 9:2.
  • <2> Unpublished document: Barnatt, J (PDNPA). Descriptive text on monuments in the Peak District.
  • <3> Bibliographic reference: Barnatt, J. 1978. The Stone Circles of the Peak. p92.
  • <4> Bibliographic reference: Marsden, B. 1977. The Burial Mounds of Derbyshire.
  • <5> Index: NDAT. 1257. 1257.



Grid reference Centred SK 2910 7798 (10m by 10m) (Centre)

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Record last edited

Jan 19 2000 12:00AM

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