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Monument record MDR6547 - Roman site, west of Whaley village, Old Bolsover

Type and Period (5)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Possible Romano-British enclosure with entrance causeway from the west. Circular in plan, possible huts inside. On Riley air photograph taken in 1975. (1) Derbyshire Ware pot sherds, together with Neolithic or Bronze Age flint flakes and an end scraper, collected by C.R. Hart on 25-Mar-1977. (2) A D-shaped enclosure of Iron Age/Roman date was identified as cropmarks at this location on aerial photographs dating to 1986. Post-medieval ridge and furrow cropmarks were also visible in this field at this time. (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Aerial Photograph: Riley D N. 1975. AP 13-Jul-1975 762/14B.
  • <2> Index: NDAT. 1635. 1635.
  • <3> Digital data: Archaeological Research Services (ARS) Ltd. 2009/2010. Aerial Photographic Mapping Survey carried out as part of an Aggregates Resource Project.



Grid reference Centred SK 5085 7133 (594m by 290m) Centre

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR3523

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Record last edited

Jan 16 2024 6:00PM

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