Monument record 0033601000 - QUARRENDON III


Medieval to post-medieval moat recorded in field survey and aerial photographs

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded


Type and Period (1)

  • MOAT (Medieval to Post-Medieval - 1066 AD? to 1798 AD?)


Plan Form - Subrectangular.
Moat in NE corner of DMV,visible on AP (B2).
2 arms remain, with retaining bank B1).
Remains of moat: arms c.8m wide, 1.3m deep (B5).
Moat centred at NGR (B4).
Area NGR partly conjectural (JPP).

Sources (6)

  • ---SBC18961 Aerial Photograph: RAF. 11/01/57. RAF F21.53/RAF/2081. SP\788177.
  • <1>SBC12693 Bibliographic reference: RCHM BUCKS 1 P273.
  • <2>SBC12478 Aerial Photograph: RAF 2081(?) Squadron. 1957. RAF Vertical Aerial Photograph, 1957: Run 21, frame 53.
  • <3>SBC1668 Bibliographic reference: Beresford M W & Hurst J G. 1971. DESERTED MEDIEVAL VILLAGES. pp64,184,307.
  • <4>SBC14922 Verbal communication: STRONG J (MRS) 1976(JAN) PERS COMM.
  • <5>SBC10707 Bibliographic reference: OS RECORD CARD SP 71NE8 (CAS FILE).


Grid reference Centred SP 7877 1785 (100m by 110m)
Civil Parish QUARRENDON, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (3)

  • Event - Survey: (EBC11399)
  • Event - Survey: (EBC13248)
  • Event - Survey: (EBC14201)

Record last edited

Jul 31 2021 2:54PM

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