Frank i' th' Rocks Cave, Hartington Town Quarter, Derbyshire

NGR: SK 1312 5843

NMR: SK 15 NW 37

SMR: 7024

SAM: -

DCR: 440

Excavation: G.H. Wilson, pre-1925; L.S. Palmer, 1925.

Curation: Buxton Museum.

Burials: MNI: 8 (3 adults, 5 juveniles).

Finds: Iron Age and Romano-British artefacts, animal bones.

Date: : Unknown (5)

14C: -


Branigan, K. & Dearne, M.J. (1991) A Gazetteer of Romano-British Cave Sites and their Finds. Department of Archaeology and Prehistory, University of Sheffield.

Palmer, L.S. and Lee, L.S. (1925) Frank-i'-th'-Rocks Cave and other northern caves in relation to the ice ages. Proceedings of the University of Bristol Speleological Society 2 (3): 244-260.

Papakonstantinou, N. (2009) Human Skeletal Remains from Neolithic Caves in the Peak District: an Osteoarchaeological and Taphonomic Approach. Unpublished MSc dissertation, Department of Archaeology, University of Sheffield.

return to the index page.

Valid CSS!