Monument record 0531300000 - N OF FAWLEY COURT

Summary

Two Late Mesolithic to Bronze Age flint scatters and one possible Neolithic to Iron Age settlement recorded in watching brief along line of pipeline

Protected Status/Designation

  • Planning Notification Area: Late Mesolithic to early Neolithic flint working and possible occupation sites found on gas pipeline

Map

Type and Period (1)

  • ARTEFACT SCATTER (Late Mesolithic to Late Iron Age - 7000 BC to 42 AD)

Description

3 ADJACENT SITES ON BRITISH GAS NUFFIELD TO ASCOT MAIN PIPELINE. SITES 01:000 & 02:000 ARE FLINT SCATTERS SUGGESTING TEMPORARY SEASONAL OCCUPATION FROM LATE MESO TO BRONZE AGE. SITE 03:000 COULD DATE FROM NEO TO IRON AGE. ANALYSIS OF PEAT SAMPLES COULD HELP DATE THIS, BUT IS INCOMPLETE AS YET (B1).

Sources (1)

  • <1>SBC9289 Unpublished document: David Start (British Gas Archaeologist). 1983. SITE RECORDING FORMS & CORRESPONDENCE.

Location

Grid reference Centred SU 7664 8473 (280m by 70m) (Centred on)
Civil Parish FAWLEY, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (3)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • Event - Intervention: Watching brief (Ref: NA520, NA521 & NA553) (EBC11441)

Record last edited

May 13 2004 12:21PM

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