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Find Spot record MDR8234 - Inhumation and cremation, Elton.

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A Bronze Age burial was found beneath a flat stone in c. 1770. A pottery vessel which contained a cremation was found along with the inhumation. A possible quern was also recovered nearby. (1,2).

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Index: North Derbyshire Archaeological Trust (NDAT). North Derbyshire Archaeological Trust Index. 0860.
  • <2> Unpublished document: Rooke, H. 1789. MS sketchbooks, Sheffield City Museum.
  • <3> Bibliographic reference: Marsden, B. 1977. The Burial Mounds of Derbyshire. p34.
  • <4> Personal Observation: Thornton, A. Personal observation, map evidence, field visit etc..



Grid reference SK 22 61 (point) (Approximate)

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Nov 16 2019 4:04PM

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