[SK 2083 8020] The unmistakeable circle of a bole hearth on Smelting Hill at the top of the last '1' of the word 'Hill' [on OS 6" 1923] Grey slag [lead] from here is like that from probable 18th/19th cent. smelting hillocks at Charterhouse-on-Mendip. (1)
No traces of the site could be seen in 1965. The area is now covered by heather and bracken. (2)
Unpublished document: Kirkham, N. 1949. Letter (Mrs.N. Kirkham 22.11.49). 22.11.49.
Personal Observation: F1 JB 24-SEP-65.
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Centred SK 2083 8020 (10m by 10m) (Centre)
ABNEY AND ABNEY GRANGE, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE
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