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Source/Archive record SDR19034 - Derby Spur North. Archaeological Assessment 2nd Draft.

Title Derby Spur North. Archaeological Assessment 2nd Draft.
Date/Year 1994


The assessment analyses aerial photographs, documentary sources and an assessment of geotechnical data. The landscape in the area is dominated by the fields of post-medieval enclosure and to the west by suburban growth of Derby. A number of more ancient landscape area were identified principally at Stocker Flat in Alvaston and around Elvaston Castle. Two sites of archaeological interest are affected by the proposed road: 1. Cropmark enclosures at Elvaston 2. Palaeoenvironmental material at Stocker Flat.



Derbyshire County Council SMR report no. 211

Referenced Monuments (2)

  • Cropmark site, west of Elvaston (Monument)
  • Earthworks, off Elvaston Lane, Derby (Monument)

Referenced Events (1)

  • EDR1718

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Record last edited

May 9 2008 10:52AM

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