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Monument record MDR7453 - Sheffield Plantation, Two Cairns

Type and Period (1)

  • ? (2, Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Two cairns, the southern, at SK 2610 7921 measures 7.5m by 8m and has a kerb. There are traces, via 6 stones, of a larger inner kerb of the diameter, slightly eccentric to the outer kerb. The northern kerb, at SK 2611 7930, appears to be a robbed cairn of 3.5m diameter. (1) Photographic record. 4)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Barnatt, J (PDNPA). Descriptive text on monuments in the Peak District.
  • <2> Index: NDAT. 2713. 2713.
  • <3> 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. p32, fig 10.
  • <4> Photograph: Peak District National Park Authority (PDNPA). Slide Collection. 7429.1-2.



Grid reference Centred SK 2610 7922 (10m by 10m) (Centre)

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Record last edited

Jul 30 2013 3:51PM

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