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Find Spot record MDR5175 - Hagen Knowle, Beehive quern

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[SK 3147 7803] Bee-hive quern, top stone, Hagen Knowle. In possession of Mr. Bramhall, Holmesfield. (1) The quern was found in plough by a farmworker c1955. It was purchased by Mr. Bramhall. Mrs. Bunker, B.Sc., a local historian, indicated the approximate find spot at SK 31067814. (2) SK 3147 7803. Possible Iron Age bee-hive quern, recovered from the eastern flanks of the upland on East Moor. (3) Additional source. (4)

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  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Corr 6" (Sheffield City Museum,undated).
  • <1a> Bibliographic reference: Inf. Mrs. Bunker 25.6.56.
  • <2> Personal Observation: F1 FRH 21-OCT-65.
  • <3> Bibliographic reference: Hicks, S. P. Impact of Man on East Moor of Derbyshire.
  • <4> Index: NDAT. 1308. 1308.



Grid reference Centred SK 3127 7809 (420m by 120m) (Centred on)

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Feb 28 2011 2:24PM

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