Monument record 0036702100 - CHURCH FARM, SAUNDERTON

Summary

Probable site of medieval churchyard of former church indicated by finds of human bone in pub garden.

Protected Status/Designation

  • Ancient Monument 1018736: MOATED SITE AND ASSOCIATED MEDIEVAL REMAINS 430M NORTH OF CHURCH FARM

Map

Type and Period (1)

  • INHUMATION CEMETERY (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Description

ONCE 2 CHURCHES HERE: SITE OF ST NICHOLAS' LOST (B2-4). IN C19 STONE COFFIN & 2 SKELETONS FOUND IN 'UNUSUALLY FERTILE' PUB GARDEN (B6). PLAN (B3). RAISED AREA AT NGR PROBABLY GRAVEYARD. AT LEAST 8 BURIALS FOUND HERE SINCE1948 (B1). OS MAPS SHOW A PUB AT SP79570211: WERE COFFIN & BONES FOUND HERE? (B12).

Sources (14)

  • <1>SBC10705 Bibliographic reference: OS RECORD CARD SP 70 SE 21 (FILED).
  • <2>SBC7325 Bibliographic reference: LANGLEY T 1797 HISTORY & ANTIQUITIES OF THE HUNDRE D OF DESBOROUGH PP372, 378.
  • <3>SBC298 Bibliographic reference: ALLCROFT A HADRIAN 1908 EARTHWORK OF ENGLAND PP476 -477, 483 & FIG 165.
  • <4>SBC15821 Bibliographic reference: VCH BUCKS 3 PP93-94.
  • <5>SBC903 Unpublished document: BCM ACCESSIONS REGISTER.
  • <6>SBC6906 Bibliographic reference: KELKE W H 1865 DESECRATED CHURCHES IN BUCKS, RECSOFBUCKS3PP124-126"".
  • <7>SBC5525 Bibliographic reference: G E SCRIMGEOUR, MARCH 1988.
  • <8>SBC7798 Bibliographic reference: LIPSCOMB 3 PP621-628.
  • <9>SBC12695 Bibliographic reference: RCHM BUCKS 1 P276.
  • <10>SBC6235 Bibliographic reference: HEAD J F 1955 EARLY MAN IN S BUCKS PP114-115.
  • <11>SBC6674 Bibliographic reference: J F HEAD ORIGINAL SITE NOTEBOOKS C1950-1953, CORRE SPONDENCE, PHOTOS ETC(FILED)(SOME ARCHIVE MATERIA.
  • <12>SBC4939 Map: FARLEY M E APRIL 1973 FIELD VISIT & OS 1875 1:1056 0 MAP,1ST EDITION (& SUBSEQUENT EDITIONS) & SEE M.
  • <13>SBC6338 Bibliographic reference: HEAD MRS L M & PIKE A R,JUNE 1986.
  • <14>SBC13942 Scheduling record: English Heritage. 1999. SCHEDULING LIST OF INSPECTORATE OF ANCIENT MONUMENTS.

Location

Grid reference SP 79540 01800 (point)
Civil Parish BLEDLOW-CUM-SAUNDERTON, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Finds (0)

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Record last edited

Aug 3 2011 10:48AM

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