Monument record 0420900000 - C500M NW OF PARISH CHURCH

Summary

Historical record and field survey of possible post-medieval stock enclosure or pillow mound

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Map

Type and Period (2)

  • PILLOW MOUND? (Post-Medieval - 1540 AD? to 1798 AD?)
  • STOCK ENCLOSURE? (Post-Medieval - 1540 AD? to 1798 AD?)

Description

Dimensions - Length 4000 cm Width 4000 Height 0075
Plan Form - T SHAPED
BANKS UP TO .75M HIGH, 'DITCH ON OUTSIDE'. DITCH DRAINS EARTHWORK FROM SE CORNER. APPEARS PURPOSELY CONSTRUCTED BUT DIFFICULT TO INTERPRET. UNLIKELY WATER USED. POSS GAME ENCLOSURE OR PILLOW MOUND (BI1). 1616 GRANT TO DORMER, LICENCE TO STOCK PARK WITH 'ALL KINDS OF GAME'(BI2). JUST VISIBLE ON A/P(BI3).

Sources (4)

  • ---SBC18761 Aerial Photograph: 13/06/47. RAF 133.4027. SP\782137. Yes.
  • <1>SBC11895 Bibliographic reference: PIKE A R & DAVIES M,FEB 1978,FIELD VISIT.
  • <2>SBC16203 Bibliographic reference: VCH BUCKS 4 PP47-48.
  • <3>SBC12491 Bibliographic reference: RAF A/P,COPY AT BCM.

Location

Grid reference SP 67570 14320 (point)
Civil Parish DORTON, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • Event - Survey: (EBC17425)

Record last edited

Sep 27 2011 1:40PM

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