Bull Pit, Peak Forest, Derbyshire

NGR: SK 10650 81432

NMR: -

SMR: 11689

SAM: -

DCR: 56

Excavation: Technical Speleological Group, 2011-19.

Curation: University of Manchester.

Burials: MNI: 2 (adults).

Finds: Animal bones.

Date: : Romano-British (1)

14C: 1868 bp (SUERC-90243) on human bone; 515 bp (GrM-17239), 820 bp (GrM-17240), 743 bp (ETH-94748), 1145 bp (ETH-94749) on animal bone.


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