Find Spot record MDR6771 - Iron slag, Hardwick Wood, Wingerworth

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A large piece of tap slag was found on a path through Hardwick Wood. The object was examined by Chris Slater at the University of Oxford Materials Department in c. 1999 who identified it as Roman tap slag from iron smelting. (1)

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  • <1> Verbal communication: Chris Slater. 1999.

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Location

Grid reference Centred SK 375 656 (100m by 100m) (Approximate)
Civil Parish WINGERWORTH, NORTH EAST DERBYSHIRE, DERBYSHIRE

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Jul 17 2012 11:25AM

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