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Monument record MDR8561 - Cairn; T12A

Type and Period (1)

  • (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

[SK 2450 6276]: T12A. This cairn was fully excavated and re-erected at sometime during the period 1930-4 (1). Its position was not indicated on the location map accompanying the excavation report. It is described as a small mound. In the centre was some greyish sand and a few pieces of charcoal. An upright stone was noted at the E end of the mound. The mound was not located during the RCHME survey. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Article in serial: Heathcote, J. 1936. 'Further Excavations on Stanton Moor' Derbyshire Archaeological Journal. Volume 57, pp 21-42.
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Ainsworth, S (RCHME). 1987. Stanton Moor, Derbyshire, A Catalogue of Archaeological Monuments, Part 2. NAR Nos. SK 26 SW 109 - 160. part 2.



Grid reference Centred SK 2450 6276 (10m by 10m) (Approximate)

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Record last edited

Dec 5 2014 4:42PM

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