Find Spot record MDR830 - Quernstone, St Oswald's church, Ashbourne

Type and Period (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

According to notes in Sheffield City Museum made by J Radley, the top stone of a beehive rotary quern was found at Ashbourne Church. It dates to the Roman period. Its dimensions are as follows: diameter 3½ ins; height 10½ ins. The central perforation has a diameter of 1¾ ins. (1)

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Index: NDAT. 0054. 0054.

Map

Location

Grid reference SK 1764 4646 (point) (Approximate)
Civil Parish ASHBOURNE, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (0)

External Links (0)

Record last edited

Aug 16 2016 2:02PM

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.