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Monument record MDR5608 - Cropmarks and earthworks (site of), Glenn Way, Shardlow

Type and Period (3)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Three circles on an aerial photograph, with dark inner, light ring with a darker hole. (1-2) Cropmarks plotted on map overlay, 1:10,000. See also SMR 25201 - probable continuation of cropmarks described above. (3) Futher cropmarks were identified in this area during an aerial photographic mapping survey as part of an Aggregates Resource Project. They were interpreted as being a later prehistoric/Roman rectilinear enclosure. Medieval ridge and furrow earthworks were also identified in this area. The NMR reference for the aerial photograph used is: SK 4130/2 JAP 259/34 15-JUL-1970. (4) This area is now a housing estate [2013]. (5)

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Index: TPAT. 2369. 2369.
  • <2> Aerial Photograph: Pickering J. 4330/3 5 6 26 4230/2 9 10.
  • <3> Archive: Whiteley, S. 1989. Aerial Photographic Transcripton Project.
  • <4> Digital data: Archaeological Research Services (ARS) Ltd. 2009/2010. Aerial Photographic Mapping Survey carried out as part of an Aggregates Resource Project.
  • <5> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). Current Mastermap and 1:10000 series.



Grid reference SK 43073 30492 (point) (Approximate)

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Record last edited

Nov 7 2016 4:23PM

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