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Monument record MDR5870 - Drove road (possible route of), east of Park Mill Farm, South Normanton

Type and Period (1)

  • (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

SK 429574 - old road now lost. (1) A beast causeway post-dating adjacent rig and furrow. (2) The exact location of this road is uncertain. No trackway or ridge and furrow is observable on aerial photographs at the location provided. Sanderson's map of Twenty Miles round Mansfield shows a road running west from South Normanton to SK4249 5698, then north to SK4221 5726, and on to Park Mill, with another 150m to the north; it is not certain that either equates with this 'beast causeway'. (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Ordnance Survey Corr 6" (G T Warwick).
  • <2> Personal Observation: F1 FDC 2 Sep 1966.
  • <3> Personal Observation: Brown, J. Observation based on personal experience, map evidence, site visit etc..



Grid reference SK 429 574 (point) (Centre)

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Record last edited

May 28 2015 12:27PM

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