Monument record MDR7689 - Line of Ryknield Street Roman Road in Willington parish

Type and Period (1)

  • (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Line of Ryknield Street Roman road within Willington parish. The line of the road actually forms the western side of the parish boundary. (1) In advance of the Derby-Southern bypass, an impact assessment has been carried out of the Roman Road west of Findern, SK 291299. There is no surface indication or cropmark of the road at this grid reference and it is thought that the road may lie directly below the modern A38. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Index: TPAT 2010.
  • <2> Unpublished document: Trent & Peak Archaeological Trust (TPAT). 1992. Archaeology of the Derby Southern Bypass, Implication of the Construction of the Bypass Between Hilton and the M1..

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SK 29640 30510 (2379m by 3053m)
Civil Parish BURNASTON, SOUTH DERBYSHIRE, DERBYSHIRE
Civil Parish EGGINTON, SOUTH DERBYSHIRE, DERBYSHIRE
Civil Parish WILLINGTON, SOUTH DERBYSHIRE, DERBYSHIRE

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR1723

Please contact the HER for details.

External Links (0)

Record last edited

May 12 2016 2:30PM

Comments and Feedback

Do you have any more information about this record? Please feel free to comment with information and photographs, or ask any questions, using the "Disqus" tool below. Comments are moderated, and we aim to respond/publish as soon as possible.