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Area: SK 3822 7104. 'Dr. Pegge states, in a private letter to Major Rooke, that at Chesterfield, in 1790, two Roman urns were found in excavating for the foundations of buildings on the south side of the market place …'. (1)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Bateman, T. 1848. Vestiges of the Antiquities of Derbyshire. p. 164.
  • <2> Personal Observation: F1 FDC 21-OCT-65.
  • <3> Bibliographic reference: Marsden, B. 1977. The Burial Mounds of Derbyshire. p118.
  • <4> Bibliographic reference: Cox, J. 1905. 'Ancient Earthworks', The Victoria County History, Derbyshire, Volume 1. p 384. p256.



Grid reference Centred SK 3822 7104 (10m by 10m) (Centre)

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Jul 27 2017 4:11PM

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