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Monument record MDR5508 - Roman pottery scatter, 150m east of Spondon Wood Farm, Dale Abbey

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  • None recorded

Full Description

Fieldwalking by Ockbrook and Borrowash Historical Society in 1997/98 identified a concentration of Roman pottery in the south eastern corner of the field by the entrance track to Spondon Wood Farm. Sherds included 2 plain Samian, 8 Derbyshire Ware, 2 Grey Ware and 3 other. Half a quernstone had previously been found by the farmer in the same part of the field. In addition, 3 fire cracked pebbles were identified. (1)

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Palfreyman, A & Ebbins, S (Ockbrook and Borrowash Historical Society). 1998. Ockbrook & Spondon Field-Walking Survey 1997-1998, Spondonwood Farm.



Grid reference Centred SK 417 372 (258m by 218m) (Centre)

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Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR3703

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Record last edited

Mar 8 2022 11:37AM

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