Monument record 0413400000 - 350M WNW OF WINDMILLHILL FM

Summary

Twelfth to sixteenth century historical records and field-name evidence of site of windmill

Protected Status/Designation

  • Planning Notification Area: Medieval windmill mound

Map

Type and Period (1)

  • WINDMILL MOUND (12th Century to 16th Century - 1100 AD to 1599 AD)

Description

Dimensions - Radius 4500 mm
Plan Form - CIRCULAR
LATE C12: ABBOT OF OSENEY HAS A WINDMILL (B1).
A WINDMILL IN STEEPLE CLAYDON MENTIONED IN 1556 (B2).
MOUND, APPROX DIAMETER 9M, WITH REMAINS OF 4 HOLLOWS EACH APPROX 1.5M DIAM, WITHIN CIRCULAR DITCH. CIRCUMFERENCE OF MOUND APPROX 33M. NAMES 'WINDMILL HILL FARM' & 'MILL FIELD' LOCATED (B3).

Sources (3)

  • <1>SBC13873 Bibliographic reference: SALTER H E (ED) 1935 CARTULARY OF OSENEY ABBEY IN OXFORD HISTORICAL SOCIETY 98 P209.
  • <2>SBC15891 Bibliographic reference: VCH BUCKS 4 P227.
  • <3>SBC16542 Bibliographic reference: WHITEMAN M & MELLOR J (CMAG) 1977 FIELD VISIT (RE F TO PRO SC 12/22/99,1639,& MR BALL OF CLAYDONHIL.

Location

Grid reference SP 71720 27730 (point)
Civil Parish STEEPLE CLAYDON, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • Event - Survey: (EBC1364)

Record last edited

Jan 11 2018 12:08PM

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