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Wigber Low, Derbyshire

Collis, John

Wigber Low, Derbyshire

a Bronze Age and Anglian burial site in the White Peak

by Collis, John

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Published by Department of Prehistory and Archaeology, University of Sheffield in (Sheffield) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Excavations (Archaeology) -- England -- Derbyshire.,
  • Wigber Low Site (England),
  • England -- Antiquities.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography, p117-118.

    Statementby John Collis with contributions by Barry Ager ... (et al.).
    ContributionsAger, Barry., University of Sheffield. Department of Prehistory and Archaeology.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA690.W598/
    The Physical Object
    Pagination118p. :
    Number of Pages118
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21374037M
    ISBN 10090609013X

    () points out that the Derbyshire names lack the earliest (pre AD) forms such as those ending in -ingham and -ingas, but that the ending -low (meaning burial mound) is quite common. The first part of names such as Baslow, Hucklow etc. is an Old English personal name. From this. Cambridge Core - British History Before - Death and Memory in Early Medieval Britain - by Howard Williams. This book has been cited by the following publications. Wigber Low, Author: Howard Williams. Amazon jobs in Derbyshire. Sort by: relevance - date. Page 1 of 18 jobs. Displayed here are job ads that match your query. Indeed may be compensated by these employers, helping keep Indeed free for jobseekers. Indeed ranks Job Ads based on a combination of employer bids and relevance, such as your search terms and other activity on Indeed. May 01,  · This book seems like it is mostly a framing device for the authors, Amy Sedaris, Paul Dinello, and Stephen Colbert, to create a cast of low-life characters in the squatters encampment that is the title town of Wigfield. All three of the authors play the roles of various townsfolk for both the silly photographs throughout the book and in voices /5.


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Get this from a library. Wigber Low, Derbyshire: a Bronze Age and Anglian burial site in the White Peak. [John Collis; Barry Ager; University of Sheffield. Department of Archaeology and Prehistory.]. Wigber Low submitted by Postman Twisted and stunted by the elements, well, two of them.

Wigber Low submitted by Postman The cool topping to the hill is almost perfectly off set by the shite below it. Wigber Low submitted by Postman Among the limestone hills of the southern peak is this little known but big cairn, Wigber low.

Wigber Low. Location- Wigber Low, Kniveton, Derbyshire. O.S Grid Reference-SK The cairn is on private land but it is accessible from the Wigber Low that leads below Wigber Low, it only being a very short uphill uninterrupted walk from the path.

Apr 08,  · Wigber Low & Bradbourne April 8, by chrisseddonweddingphotographer Years ago I bought a book called Archaeology Walks in the Peak District and having only dipped into it a few times over the years, doing 1 or 2 of the walks listed, I decided to put it to good use.

Collis, J. () Wigber Low Derbyshire: A Bronze Age and Anglian Burial site in the White Peak. Department of Archaeology and Prehistory, University of Sheffield. Davies, W. and Vierk, H. "The contexts of Tribal Hidage: social aggregates and settlement patterns", in Frühmittelalterliche Studien, viii () Dumville, coinclassifier.clubms: East Anglia, Essex, Kent, Mercia.

The Anglian burial at Wigber Low. And on the subject of crystal balls these early medieval European decorative artifacts were often worn suspended from a loose girdle belt at the waist. Many years ago I excavated a feature that had obviously been constructed into the top of a Bronze Age fleshing platform at Wigber Low, Derbyshire.

May 10,  · For those thinking about going on the History Society walk on Monday evening here are some snippets about this fascinating hill, that has been used by man for some five or so thousand years. The name Wigber probably means Wicga' barrow or burial mound, Wicga being an Anglo-Saxon personal name.

Low, also Anglo-Saxon, literally. This amulet was also excavated from Wigber low in the same year and comprises of a beaver tooth mounted in a ribbed gold tube with a small suspension loop.

Teeth of animals are often found in Anglo-Saxon graves, but beaver teeth most commonly only appear in 7th Century graves, which is the date of this particular object.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on 5/5(1). John Collis with contributions by Barry Ager, Wigber Low, Derbyshire, a Bronze Age and Anglian burial site in the White Peak (Sheffield, Dep. of Prehist. and Archaeol., Univ. of Sheffield ) John Barnatt; John Collis ().

Barrows in the Peak District: Recent Research. J.R. Collis. Collis, J., (). Wigber Low, Derbyshire: a Bronze Age and Anglian burial site in the White Peak. used books, rare books and new books Wigber Low, Derbyshire: Bronze Age and Anglian Burial Site in the White Peak [Oct 01, ] Collis, John.

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John Collis. Posts about Derbyshire written by chrisseddonweddingphotographer. Harthill Moor, for those who aren’t familiar with this part of the Peak District, is next door to Stanton Moor (see my previous post on Stanton Moor here).Of my brief time spent exploring the southern end.

- Guided walks to Wigber Low and a four mile walk of teh town map that at the time was drawn up as a result of a dispute over grazing rights - A 'guide' book will be published taht will be available at the Tourist Information centre in the future - New town Heritage walk - Leaflets both gerneal and specific.

Wigber Low, Derbyshire: Bronze Age and Anglian Burial Site in the White Peak [Oct 01, ] Collis, John Jan 1, • John Collis () “Wigber Low Derbyshire: A Bronze Age and Anglian Burial Site in the White Peak” The Dept.

of Prehistory & Archaeology, University of Sheffield • J B Crisp () “Siward Barn in Derbyshire” Parwich & District Local History Society Newsletter Issue 28 pp.

Guest book Boars Low. Location- Tissington, Derbyshire. O.S Grid Reference-SK Formerly known as Bowers, Bose and Rose Low this impressive Bronze Age barrow is for the lazy as you don't have to leave the car to view it.

It stands by the turn off to Tissington on the A Ashbourne - Buxton road. Around 25m in diameter it still stands. Beaver tooth pendant Anglo-Saxon, century AD From a barrow at Wigber Low, Derbyshire Pendant or amulet(?), comprising a beaver's tooth mounted in a short ribbed gold tube; with small suspension loop.

Mounted beaver tooth. 7thC Wigber Low, Derbyshire. Image: Stand Low (Kniveton) submitted by Melanie Round Barrow(s) in Derbyshire The two barrows are found on a limestone ridge outcrop metres at SK and and are scheduled Ancient Monuments Number They are in Stanlow Nobbs field on. Derbyshire on The Modern Antiquarian, the UK & Ireland's most popular megalithic community website.

11 news items, 13 images, 1 fieldnote, 10 weblinks, plus information on many more ancient sites nearby and across the UK & Ireland. Five easy to follow pub walks from The Sycamore Inn, Parwich, The Peak District, Derbyshire, England. To reach The Sycamore Inn, Parwich, in-car SatNav users should select the Latitude/Longitude (Lat Lon) screen and enter: Lat = N and Lon = W Get directions to The Sycamore Inn in Parwich.

Issuu company logo Close. a hand forged re-enactors small reaping hook based on finds from wigber low in Derbyshire (now in Weston park museum Sheffield) right handed use with pigtail tang supplied fully sharp and functional, the scale is in inches and cm, if you have any queries or questions about the products of daegrad/5(1K).

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John Collis () “Wigber Low Derbyshire: A Bronze Age and Anglian Burial Site in the White Peak” The Dept. of Prehistory & Archaeology, University of Sheffield-This is a full and detailed account of the excavations at Wigber Low with contributions from a number of workers, which again is.

Dec 16,  · Water voles that do not live near water The water vole – the most common mammal in Britain for 3, years Wigber Low near Ashbourne. John Collis with contributions by Barry Ager, Wigber Low, Derbyshire, a Bronze Age and Anglian burial site in the White Peak (Sheffield, Dep.

of Prehist. and Archaeol., Univ. of Sheffield ) John Barnatt/John Collis, Barrows in the Peak District, recent research (Sheffield ) The European Iron Age (Routledge ). A sketch of the geology of the Lower Carboniferous Rocks of Derbyshire: The massive limestones are seen in this quarry and on Wigber Low.

Some of the limestone is dolomitized. an interesting section on the Toadstones of Derbyshire appeared in his book on "The Ancient VOlcanoes of Great Britain," to which the reader is referred. Sir A Cited by: 4. On a clear day from the top of Parwich Hill you can see Blackstones Low (above Ballidon), Wigber Low (near Bradbourne), Cracklow (Tissington), Moot Low, Wolfscote Hill, Hawkslow, Crosslow (Alsop), Cat Low and Minning Low - each of these a significant burial mound and marker to the past.

John Collis with contributions by Barry Ager, Wigber Low, Derbyshire, a Bronze Age and Anglian burial site in the White Peak (Sheffield, Dep. of Prehist. and Archaeol., Univ. of Sheffield ) John Barnatt; John Collis ().

Collis, J.,Wigber Low, Derbyshire: a Bronze Age and Anglian Burial Site in the White Peak. Department of Prehistory and Archaeology, University of Sheffield, Sheffield. Department of Prehistory and Archaeology, University of Sheffield, Sheffield. Wigber Low, Derbyshire: a Bronze Age and Anglian burial site in the White Peak Book of Kells, described, with additional commentary from coinclassifier.club's An Enquiry into the art of the illuminated manuscripts of the Middle Ages.

Excavation. John Collis started archaeology as a schoolboy in his native city of Winchester, and has published one monograph on the excavations which took place there in the s and early s.

In the s he carried out one of the first large scale excavations of an Iron Age and Roman native settlement in this country, at Owslebury, near Winchester. village and civil parish in Derbyshire Dales district, Derbyshire, England. Media in category "Bradbourne" The following 23 files are in this category, out of 23 total.

Across the fields to Brassington Wigber Low - coinclassifier.club - jpg × ; 74 KB. There are many intriguing items on display at the Wonders of the Peak gallery, each with a fascinating story to tell about the people who lived in Derbyshire.

One of them is a small beaver’s tooth amulet, kindly lent by the Trustees of the British Museum, which comes from a burial mound known as Wigber Low.

Mar 08,  · Wigber Low between Bradbourne and Kniveton in Derbyshire. Up here our ancestors brought their dead and left them as carrion for the birds and animals. I think that I should like to go out in that way - returning to The Earth. The Derbyshire Book of Village Carols Edited by Ian Russell.

The 85 carols presented in this collection are part of an active traditional repertoire that has been recorded over the past forty years in pubs, chapels, churches, homes, and in the open air, in villages in Derbyshire. Anglo-Saxon wire and glass bead necklace pendants from Wigber Low, Derbyshire and Dover, Kent.

from Wulfheodenas FB page The British Museum Cabinet 38; 'The Coming of Christianity'. Photographs courtesy of Lindsay Kerr. 7thC Anglo-Saxon wire and glass bead necklace pendants from Wigber Low, Derbyshire and Dover, Kent.

from Wulfheodenas FB page. The Future Perfect: Local Aristocrats, Time and the Landscape In a problematic book that I have critiqued at length before, John Moreland says of Wigber Low that ‘[b]y inserting their dead into the barrow the organisers of the seventh[-]century burial collapsed and sought to command time.

Author: Historian on The Edge.I stole my project’s title, shamelessly, from that of my namesake, Guy Bois’ controversial book The Transformations of the Year Unlike Bois, especially with regard to John Moreland’s reading of the Wigber Low barrow in Derbyshire.

There seems to me to Author: Historian on The Edge.A cave tucked in the lea of the low rise rocky outcrop above the high limestone plateau of West Derbyshire. Low light gloom and fragmented rock shadows in the cave, a transition space between the Hill's surface and the black hole of the cave's inner depth.

Carol Fieldhouse.