Monument record 0003502000 - SW OF UPPER FARM

Summary

Medieval moat recorded in field survey

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Map

Type and Period (1)

  • MOAT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Description

MOATS & SITE OF OLD MANOR HOUSE SHOWN ON 1844 MS PLAN 1844 (B2). IRREGULAR MOAT CONSISTS OF POSSIBLY 3 NEARLY RELATED ENCLOSURES (B5). HAS RECENT HOUSE STANDING IN IT. HEAVILY WOODED-TO BE CLEARED OUT SHORTLY. NE SIDE HAS DOG LEG - ?2 PHASES (B8). GOOD CONDITION (B9 ). Owner reports moat not desilted c30 years ago (B10).

Sources (5)

  • <2>SBC1951 Bibliographic reference: BROWN WILLIAM 1844 MOATS AT DRAYTON BEAUCHAMP (FIL ED).
  • <5>SBC15358 Bibliographic reference: VCH BUCKS 2 P30;3 PP341-342.
  • <8>SBC5129 Bibliographic reference: FARLEY M E,26 JULY 1972,FIELD VISIT.
  • <9>SBC11368 Unpublished document: Ordnance Survey Field Investigator. OS RECORD CARDS (FILED).
  • <10>SBC22216 Unpublished document: Sandy Kidd (BCC). 2003. Notes by Sandy Kidd following site visit October 2003.

Location

Grid reference Centred SP 9003 1200 (160m by 170m) (Centred on)
Civil Parish DRAYTON BEAUCHAMP, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (3)

  • Event - Survey: (EBC13944)
  • Event - Survey: (EBC14156)
  • Event - Survey: Site visit (EBC16498)

Record last edited

Feb 13 2018 12:05PM

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