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Monument record MDR4146 - Barrow and urn & food vessel (site of), Over Lane, Baslow

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

[SK 2535 7265](2) The remains of a barrow were found about 1948 in the garden of Mr. Spencer Smith's house in Over Lane, Baslow, The barrow, containing an inhumation, a food vessel and an overhanging rim (collared) urn, was destroyed and the pottery is in Sheffield City Museum. (1) Mr. Smith's housekeeper indicated the site of the barrow at SK 2512 7325, now under lawn. There are no remains but the position occupies a small natural prominence. (2) The finds are in Sheffield City Museum.

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <1> Index: F.L. Preston. Transcript Hunter Index, 2, D/165.
  • <1a> Unpublished document: Capt. M. Grainger per J.E. Bartlett..
  • <2> Unpublished document: Corr. 6" (Sheffield City Museum, undated)..
  • <3> Personal Observation: F1 FRH 25-NOV-65.
  • <4> Index: NDAT. NDAT 0235. 0235.
  • <5> Index: NDAT. NDAT 2785. 2785.



Grid reference Centred SK 2512 7325 (10m by 10m) (Centre)

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Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR1394

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Record last edited

Apr 13 2015 10:07AM

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