Monument record 0559300000 - CROFT ROAD (WCR 87)

Summary

Possible Saxon and medieval hamlet found in excavation, with some Late Iron Age and Roman features.

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Map

Type and Period (1)

  • HAMLET (5th Century Saxon to Medieval - 410 AD to 1539 AD)

Description

WATCHING BRIEF AND TWO 2-DAY SALVAGE EXCAVATIONS CARRIED OUT IN APRIL 1987 IN 2 AREAS OF FORMER COLLEGE SITE LOCATED ARCHAEOLOGICAL FEATURES INCLUDING A SAXON SUNKEN FLOORED BUILDING & IRON AGE, ROMAN & MED DITCHES/GULLIES. ALSO POSSIBLE MEDIEVAL BUILDING. NUMEROUS BOUNDARIES - MEDIEVAL ONES MAY RELATE TO THOSE TO SOUTH (CAS 5500) (FULL EXCAVATION REPORT & SITE ARCHIVE)(B1).

Sources (2)

  • <1>SBC3372 Unpublished document: Hal Dalwood & Alison Hawkins. 1988. EXCAVATIONS IN WALTON AYLESBURY,1987 (TYPESCRIPT FILED WITH SITE ARCHIVE).
  • <2>SBC7244 Verbal communication: George Lamb (BCM). 1987. LAMB G C MAY 1987 COIN IDENTIFICATION.

Location

Grid reference Centred SP 8249 1340 (60m by 70m) (Centred on)
Civil Parish AYLESBURY, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (9)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • Event - Intervention: Watching brief and salvage excavations (Ref: WCR 87) (EBC10661)

Record last edited

Jun 27 2018 9:13AM

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