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Monument record MDR5512 - Artefact scatter, 100m south-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 scatter of Roman and medieval pottery. Sherds included 6 Derbyshire Ware, 4 Mortaria, 2 Colour Coated Ware, 1 Grey Ware, 3 16th century Purple glazed Ware and 4 other. Additional material included a tile fragment, a glass fragment, a flint, 4 pieces of slag and two fire cracked pebbles. The material was generally spread over the field, although the medieval pottery was found in the north-western corner of the field, closest to the farm. (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 Unpublished document: Palfreyman, A & Ebbins, S (Ockbrook and Borrowash Historical Society). 1998.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 416 371 (227m by 177m) (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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