Site Event/Activity record ENT3340 - Discoveries in the course of gypsum mining; Red Hill, Ratcliffe on Soar


Grid reference SK 49300 30600 (point)
Map sheet SK43SE
District Rushcliffe
Civil Parish Ratcliffe on Soar, Rushcliffe





pre 1790



At Red Hill there have been frequently discovered human bones; A Thomas Baker ... was at the digging up a large heap of human bones. (1) See E8009 for discoveries at Railway tunnel.

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Published document: Throsby J. 1790. Thoroton's History of Notts Vol 1. p 29.

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

  • Skeletons found near gypsum mines, Ratcliffe on Soar (Element)

Record last edited

Apr 29 2015 11:36AM

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