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Monument record MDR8267 - Blythe meerstones, 394m east-north-east of Old Forge Farm, Harthill

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  • None recorded

Full Description

The Blythe Meerstones (SK 228643) mark the boundary of the possession of a lead vein. There is one complete stone, with another damaged stone some 100 yards to the east. They pre-date the mid 19th century. (1,2).

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Index: North Derbyshire Archaeological Trust (NDAT). North Derbyshire Archaeological Trust Index. 1048.
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Bulletin of the Peak District Mines Historical Society. 27/10/1974.
  • <3> Index: Council for British Archaeology (CBA). CBA Industrial Archaeology Report Card. Blythe Meerstones, Harthill.



Grid reference Centred SK 227 642 (161m by 150m) (Approximate)

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Record last edited

Mar 5 2010 11:22AM

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