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Monument record MDR8962 - Branch of 'The Portway' (conjectural route of), through Bradwell

Type and Period (1)

  • (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

That part of the ancient trackway which passes through the parish of Bradwell. The track throughout its length is part green lane, minor road or footpath and part out of use, but visible on the ground. Thought to originate in prehistoric times, but certainly in use during the Saxon/Medieval period. (1-3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Dodd, A & Dodd, E. 1974. Peakland Roads & Trackways.
  • <2> Article in serial: Cockerton, R W P. 1932. 'The Port Way. A Preliminary Note', The Derbyshire Countryside. Vol 2, No.5, pp 6-7.
  • <3> Bibliographic reference: Dodd, A & Dodd, E. 2000. Peakland Roads & Trackways, 3rd edition. pp 13-17, 44-49.



Grid reference Centred SK 13823 80040 (231m by 504m)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR3786

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Record last edited

May 15 2015 2:45PM

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