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SK 51487614 Ash Tree Cave, Roman Pottery and Coin. Roman pottery was recovered during the course of Armstrong's excavations of 1949-57. (1-2) A Roman coin was found by metal detecting at c.15cms (6ins) depth, opposite the cave above the valley. Bronze of Nero, 54-68 A.D. (3) Associated with SMR sites 15123, 15124, 15125, 15126. Scheduled. (4)

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  • <1> Index: North Derbyshire Archaeological Trust (NDAT). North Derbyshire Archaeological Trust Index: 1954. 1954.
  • <2> Article in serial: Armstrong, A. 1956. 'Report on the Excavation of Ash Tree Cave, near Whitwell, Derbyshire 1949-57', Derbyshire Archaeological Journal. Vol. 76, pp 57-64.
  • <3> Index: NDAT. 3843. 3843.
  • <4> Scheduling record: English Heritage. 1991. Scheduling Notification. 13240.



Grid reference SK 5148 7614 (point) (Centre)

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Jun 12 2017 4:40PM

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