Find Spot record 0004300000 - VATCHES FARM

Summary

Late Iron Age to Roman amphora found in the nineteenth century

Protected Status/Designation

  • Planning Notification Area: Iron Age settlement and burial found in digging pond and field drains
  • SHINE: Iron Age settlement and burial west of Longhorn Farm, found in drainage works

Map

Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Undated)

Description

BURIED ON SIDE, C.2 FT FROM SURFACE; FILLED WITH BURNT WOOD & EARTH. NO DOUBT MARKED SITE OF SEPULCHRE (B1).
PEACOCK CONFIRMS PARALLEL TO CAMULODUNUM EXAMPLES SO COULD BE FROM WELWYN TYPE BURIAL (B8). FOUND DURING DRAINAGE, SPRING 1871 IN LARGE FIELD OPPOSITE FARMHOUSE.

Sources (13)

  • <1>SBC2243 Article in serial: 'C L'. 1872. 'AMPHORA FOUND AT ASTON CLINTON', IN RECS OF BUCKS 4 P147. Vol 4.
  • <2>SBC903 Unpublished document: BCM ACCESSIONS REGISTER.
  • <3>SBC15377 Bibliographic reference: VCH BUCKS 2 P4.
  • <4>SBC6256 Bibliographic reference: HEAD J F 1955 EARLY MAN IN SOUTH BUCKS P145.
  • <5>SBC10400 Map: Ordnance Survey. 1960. OS 1960 6-INCH MAP. 1:10,560.
  • <6>SBC10628 Unpublished document: Ordnance Survey Field Investigator. OS RECORD CARD.
  • <7>SBC2288 Bibliographic reference: CALLENDER M H 1965 ROMAN AMPHORAE P29.
  • <8>SBC5113 Verbal communication: FARLEY M E, MAY 1975 (D PEACOCK, SOUTHAMPTON UNIVERSITY)..
  • <9>SBC4374 Graphic material: DRAWING FILED.
  • <10>SBC903 Unpublished document: BCM ACCESSIONS REGISTER.
  • <11>SBC5107 Bibliographic reference: FARLEY M E, 1975.
  • <12>SBC16530 Bibliographic reference: WHIMSTER R 1981 BURIAL PRACTICES IN IRON AGE BRITAIN, APPENDIX F,LA TENE III CREMATION BURIALS IN BA.
  • <13>SBC3089 Article in serial: Mark Collard & Jonathan Parkhouse. 1995. 'A BELGIC/ROMANO-BRITISH CEMETERY AT BLEDLOW-CUM-SAUNDERTON', IN RECS OF BUCKS 35 p74. Vol 35.

Location

Grid reference SP 86490 12250 (point)
Civil Parish ASTON CLINTON, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire

Finds (1)

  • AMPHORA (Late Iron Age to 1st Century Roman - 100 BC to 99 AD)

Related Monuments/Buildings (4)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • Event - Intervention: (EBC11972)

Record last edited

Aug 7 2019 11:46AM

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