Site record MDR6138 - Earthwork/cropmark features, Norbriggs, Staveley

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  • None recorded

Full Description

SK 444758. Shadow marks identified from an aerial photograph on either side of the Chesterfield Canal north of Norbriggs, Staveley. (1, 2) The majority, if not all, of the marks represent meanders from an earlier course of the River Doe Lea, which was probably straightened in this area when the Chesterfield Canal was constructed. (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Index: NDAT. 3523. 3523.
  • <2> Aerial Photograph: 1971. Fairey Surveys 1:12000. AP 12_209.
  • <3> Personal Observation: Stroud, G. Personal observation, map evidence, field visit etc..

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Location

Grid reference Centred SK 444 757 (278m by 697m) (Centre)
Civil Parish STAVELEY, CHESTERFIELD, DERBYSHIRE

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Record last edited

Sep 24 2019 2:07PM

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