Monument record MDR5457 - Romano-British settlement, east of Burnwood, Ockbrook

Type and Period (1)

  • (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

SK 435380 Fragments of RB Derbyshire ware from a field on Columbine Farm, Ockbrook, which showed dark rings after ploughing. 'A' SK 43603809 - Group of four or more light rings arranged alternately on each side of a central axis. (1-2) The farmer on Columbine farm had no knowledge of the above, and there are no surface indications. The above map references actually fall on the adjacent farm. (3) Significant concentration of Roman pottery collected from area within northern half of field. (4)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Article in serial: Kay, S. 1962. 'The Romano-British pottery kilns at Hazelwood and Holbrook, Derbyshire', Derbyshire Archaeological Journal. Volume 82, pp 21-42. p39.
  • <2> Aerial Photograph: 1945. A.P's 106 G/UK 639/4098-9 1945.
  • <3> Personal Observation: F1 BHS 01-DEC-66.
  • <4> Map: Palfreyman, A. 1995. Surface Collection: A. Palfreyman Map: 1995.



Grid reference Centred SK 435 380 (100m by 100m) (Centre)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (2)

  • EDR707
  • EDR3503

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Record last edited

Jul 8 2015 10:48AM

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