Monument record MDR7508 - Possible barrow, Harland Edge, Beeley

Type and Period (1)

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Full Description

A sub-circular gritstone cairn measuring 5m x 3.5m x .5m high. Scheduled (1) This mound has no visible stone and measures 5m across and is 0.3m high. Its location high on Harland Edge, in association with further small cairns and barrows, suggests it could be a Bronze Age funerary structure. (2) Site monitoring has been carried out and site appears not to be under threat. (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Scheduling record: English Heritage. 1994. Scheduling Notification. 23332. Cat. No.: 362.
  • <2> Unpublished document: Barnatt, J (PDNPA). 1998. The Chatsworth Estate Historic Landscape Survey, Chatsworth Moorlands: Archaeological Survey 1997-8. p 107, Feature 18.31.
  • <3> Unpublished document: Bell, S (PDNPA). 2010. Scheduled Monument Monitoring Form: Cairn on Harland Edge.

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Location

Grid reference Centred SK 2966 6831 (15m by 19m) (Centre)
Civil Parish BEELEY, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE

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Related Events/Activities (2)

  • EDR3856
  • EDR3213

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Record last edited

Jun 8 2015 11:01AM

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