Thesaurus Term/Concept: SLAG HEAP

Identifier 69292
Status Preferred
Index? Yes
Scope Note A spoil heap consisting mainly of slag, pieces of refuse material separated from a metal during the smelting process.

Broader Terms/Concepts (2)

Related Terms/Concepts (2)

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Instances/Examples (6)

Context Record
Monument Type MDE13172 Iron Age or Roman iron smelting bloomery at Sherracombe Ford (Monument)
Monument Type MSO9350 Late Roman or early medieval iron smelting site in Blacklake Wood (Monument)
Monument Type MSO9406 Medieval iron smelting site at eastern end of Shircombe Slade (Monument)
Monument Type MSO9405 Medieval or post-medieval iron smelting site at western end of Shircombe Slade (Monument)
Monument Type MEM15414 Possible undated slag heap in Draydon Wood (Monument)
Monument Type MEM2 Smelting Site, Brayford [outside Park boundary] (Monument)