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Monument record MDR5648 - Cropmarks, Wilne Lane, Breaston

Type and Period (3)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

A cropmark of a semi-circular ditch was recorded in Breaston parish (no O.S. aerial photograph coverage). (1-2) A circular feature with possible further circular feature at the centre. Also, there are indistinct marks, possibly enclosures, to the north showing on an aerial photograph. Now removed by gravel extraction. (3-4) The cropmarks have been plotted on to an OS map. (5) This area was subject to landfill between 1982 and 1986. (6)

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Trent Valley Arch Res Comm Gaz c 1980 3. TVARC No 2135.
  • <2> Aerial Photograph: National Monuments Record (English Heritage). Aerial photograph NMR SK4531/1.
  • <3> Index: TPAT. 2135. 2135.
  • <4> Aerial Photograph: Pickering J. 4531/1.
  • <5> Aerial Photograph: Trent & Peak Archaeological Trust (TPAT). ?1970s. Aerial Photograph Transcription Project. TPAT_SK43SE.
  • <6> Digital data: Derbyshire County Council. GIS Layer. Landfill Historic.



Grid reference SK 45702 31529 (point) (Approximate)

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Record last edited

Nov 13 2015 5:07PM

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