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Monument record MDR6936 - Barrows, Offerton Moor, Offerton

Type and Period (1)

  • (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Pennington noted that he dug 8 barrows on Offerton Moor, finding 1-2 arrowheads, flint flakes, pot sherds and decayed bones. (1) He did not specify the location of these barrows. Candidates are SMR site numbers 11108-11111, or those in cairnfield 11106. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Pennington, R. 1877. Notes on the Barrows and Bone Caves of Derbyshire.
  • <2> Unpublished document: Barnatt, J. 1989. The Peak District Barrow Survey (updated 1994). Site 30:21.



Grid reference Centred SK 2100 8000 (10m by 10m) (Approximate)

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Record last edited

Jun 29 2015 3:49PM

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