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Name:Swarkestone Lows Barrow 1, Lowes Lane, Swarkestone
HER No.:27001
Type of Record:Monument
Designation:Scheduled Monument 1019060: SWARKESTONE LOWS ROUND BARROW CEMETERY AND PART OF AN AGGREGATE FIELD SYSTEM 300M NORTH WEST OF THE LOWES FARM

Summary

See NAR 423220008/SMR 27031 for a more complete description of this feature.

Grid Reference:SK 365 294
Parish:SWARKESTONE

Monument Types

  • BARROW (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • DITCH (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)

Associated Finds: None recorded

Associated Events: None recorded

Full Description

Barrow 1 of the Swarkestone group. (1)

Aerial photographs appear to indicate two ditches encircling the barrow. (2)

Earthwork barrow of Bronze Age seen as one large (15-50m) round positive feature. Centred at SK 3651 2950 (Morph No. FR.165.1.1). (5)


<1> TPAT, 2067 (Index). SDR17802.


<2> Marsden, B, 1977, The Burial Mounds of Derbyshire, p 94 (Bibliographic reference). SDR8643.


<3> Pickering, J., 3228/1;3629/1,2,3,4,16 (Aerial Photograph). SDR17803.


<4> St. Joseph, J. K., PR32, 5, 8, 53-57;TI, 71, 72 (Aerial Photograph). SDR17804.


<5> RCHME, 1995, New National Forest Survey: 313008, pp 882-6 (Index). SDR17841.


<6> English Heritage, 2001, Scheduling Notification: Swarkestone Lows Round Barrow Cemetery, Cat. No.: 41 (Scheduling record). SDR18668.

Sources and Further Reading

[1]SDR17802 - Index: TPAT. 2067. 2067.
[2]SDR8643 - Bibliographic reference: Marsden, B. 1977. The Burial Mounds of Derbyshire. p 94.
[3]SDR17803 - Aerial Photograph: Pickering, J.. 3228/1;3629/1,2,3,4,16.
[4]SDR17804 - Aerial Photograph: St. Joseph, J. K.. PR32, 5, 8, 53-57;TI, 71, 72.
[5]SDR17841 - Index: RCHME. 1995. New National Forest Survey: 313008. 313008. pp 882-6.
[6]SDR18668 - Scheduling record: English Heritage. 2001. Scheduling Notification: Swarkestone Lows Round Barrow Cemetery. 29971. Cat. No.: 41.