Monument record MDR4971 - Cropmarks southwest of Roman Fortlet, Oakerthorpe, Pentrich

Type and Period (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Part of a rectangular enclosure is visible against the southern field boundary, and approximately where a Roman Road is thought to run. Narrow linear ditch features run northwards from the enclosure, possibly the ditches for the Roman Road, although they appear to run towards another enclosure (SMR 26216) immediately west of the fortlet. (1-3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Aerial Photograph: National Monuments Record (English Heritage). 1996. Aerial photograph NMR12862/34 :25/7/96.
  • <2> Aerial Photograph: National Monuments Record (English Heritage). 1996. Aerial photograph NMR12862/33: 25/7/96.
  • <3> Aerial Photograph: National Monuments Record (English Heritage). 1996. Aerial photograph NMR12862/35 : 25/7/96.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SK 387 539 (377m by 261m) (Multiple Site Centre)
Civil Parish PENTRICH, AMBER VALLEY, DERBYSHIRE

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Record last edited

Jul 9 2015 12:38PM

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