Monument record MDR6621 - Cairnfield 860m North East of Ramsley Lodge

Type and Period (2)

  • (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)

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Full Description

Eight or nine cairns, ranging 2.5 - 4.5m X 3m, with occasional banks: on a moderate slope - suggests clearance (1) Traces of probable linear clearance between two of the cairns indicates area may have contained small field plots. Scheduled (2).

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1b> Article in serial: Barnatt, J. 1986. 'Bronze Age remains on the East Moors of the Peak District', Derbyshire Archaeological Journal. Volume 106, pp 18-100.
  • <1> Index: NDAT 1256.
  • <1a> Index: 1977. HAS 1.1977.
  • <2> Scheduling record: English Heritage. 1999. Cairnfield 860m NE of Ramsley Lodge. 31264. Cat. No.: 459.
  • <3> Unpublished document: Barnatt, J (PDNPA). Descriptive text on monuments in the Peak District.



Grid reference Centred SK 2909 7545 (63m by 98m) (Centre)

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Record last edited

Oct 16 2013 2:52PM

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