Monument record MDR7408 - Water scoops, Stanage Edge, Outseats

Type and Period (1)

  • (Early 20th Century to 21st Century - 1901 AD to 2050 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Scoops or basins and channels cut into a series of large flat rocks for water collection. Supposedly made in 1925 by gamekeepers as grouse watering points. Paid 1d per hollow. About 100 made and numbered. (1, 2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Index: Shercliff, W (PPJPB). 1977. Peak Park Treasures: E98. E98.
  • <2> Index: Sheffield Morning Telegraph. 1975. Sheffield Morning Telegraph/Peak Park Treasures: E98. E98.

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Location

Grid reference Centred SK 225 863 (100m by 1500m) (Centred on)
Civil Parish OUTSEATS, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE

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Record last edited

Aug 19 2015 3:24PM

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