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Monument record MDR6921 - Barrow, Sheepwash Bank, Outseats

Type and Period (1)

  • (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

A large robbed cairn, with six robbing pits within the interior. (1) The siting, central to Sheepwash Bank, suggests this large cairn has been purposely sited here as a barrow, in contrast to the surrounding smaller cairns of the cairnfield/field system (SMR 11337). (2, 3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Barnatt, J. Survey.
  • <2> 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.
  • <3> Unpublished document: Barnatt, J. 1989. The Peak District Barrow Survey (updated 1994). Site 28:11.



Grid reference Centred SK 2314 8412 (23m by 23m) (Centre)

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Record last edited

Jan 29 2018 3:03PM

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