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Building record MDR5312 - Cruck Barn, High Ashes Farm, Barlow

Type and Period (1)

  • (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

SK 322743. A barn at High Ashes Farm, Barlow, has two raised cruck frames, with tie beams, collars and saddles. (1) When the farm was modernised, reused crucks and other timbers were revealed. The barn now has only one set of crucks, but originally probably had at least five sets. (2)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Article in serial: Marston, F. 1967. 'Cruck frames of Derbyshire; an interim report', Derbyshire Archaeological Journal. Volume 87, pp 117-122. p 119.
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Bunker, B. 1970. Cruck Buildings: An Opinion as to their Origin and Dating. LS 728.6. p12.
  • <3> Index: North Derbyshire Archaeological Trust (NDAT). North Derbyshire Archaeological Trust Index. 0226.



Grid reference SK 321 742 (point) (Centre)

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Record last edited

Feb 22 2011 3:54PM

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