Monument record 0055700000 - QUARRENDON I, E OF CHURCH FM

Summary

Hollow-ways, house platforms and enclosure earthworks of a deserted medieval settlement recorded in field survey and on aerial photographs, also known from historical sources

Protected Status/Designation

  • Ancient Monument 1013416: DESERTED VILLAGES AND CIVIL WAR EARTHWORK
  • Planning Notification Area: Earthwork complex of Medieval deserted village, church and manor and Tudor mansion and gardens
  • SHINE: Quarrendon deserted medieval village, manor, Tudor garden earthworks and Weedon Hill Roman settlement

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Type and Period (1)

  • DESERTED SETTLEMENT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Description

REFERRED TO AS DEPOPULATED, 1636 (B1).
TURNED INTO A SHEEP-FARM, EARLY C16 (B2).
DESERTED VILLAGE HAS A MAIN STREET (HOLLOW WAY) WITH A NETWORK OF STREETS & IRREGULAR CROFTS RADIATING FROM A CENTRAL POND. EXTANT EARTHWORKS ARE EXTENSIVE: CROFTS ARE OF VARIOUS SIZES & SHAPES. NO STEADINGS (B3-7).
SURVEY (B8).
PHOTOS (B10).
APs (B11-16).
Site visit 2000 photos (B17).
Resistivity survey in two areas defined anomalies in both areas that could be realted to both known earthworks and unmapped features (B20).

Sources (24)

  • ---SBC21044 Aerial Photograph: Mike Farley (BCM). 1998. 1998 Mike Farley oblique AP. SP80561578. Yes.
  • ---SBC24871 Aerial Photograph: Michael Farley. 2012. Oblique colour aerial photo taken on 25th February 2012. SP80411578. Yes.
  • ---SBC24872 Aerial Photograph: Michael Farley. 2012. Oblique colour aerial photo taken on 25th February 2012. SP80561577. Yes.
  • ---SBC24874 Aerial Photograph: Michael Farley. 2012. Oblique colour aerial photo taken on 25th February 2012. SP80561577. Yes.
  • <1>SBC15833 Bibliographic reference: VCH BUCKS 4 P100.
  • <2>SBC2826 Bibliographic reference: CHAMBERS E K 1936 SIR HENRY LEE PP12-15 ETC.
  • <3>SBC1635 Bibliographic reference: BERESFORD M W & ST JOSEPH J K 1958 MEDIEVAL ENGLAN D,AN AERIAL SURVEY PP57-59,116-117.
  • <4>SBC1632 Bibliographic reference: BERESFORD M W & HURST J G 1971 DESERTED MEDIEVAL V ILLAGES PP64,184,307/BERESFORD M W 1953 NOTES ON .
  • <5>SBC5756 Bibliographic reference: GOWING C N & FARLEY M E SEPT 1973 FIELD VISIT.
  • <6>SBC13997 Scheduling record: English Heritage. 1990. SCHEDULING LISTS OF INSPECTORATE OF ANCIENT MONUMENTS.
  • <7>SBC10940 Bibliographic reference: OS RECORD CARD SP81 NW3, JULY 1968 (FILED)(SURVEY IN CAS FILE 0407).
  • <8>SBC13166 Bibliographic reference: RCHM(E),1989-1990 (COPY OF SURVEY IN CAS FILE 040 7).
  • <9>SBC4744 Verbal communication: FARLEY M (1997) PERS COMM.(ENTRY FORM 2307) FILED IN ENVELOPE FILE.
  • <10>SBC11559 Bibliographic reference: PARKHOUSE J (BCM) FEB 1996 SITE VISIT (PHOTOS, FILED AT CAS 0407).
  • <11>SBC18428 Aerial Photograph: 06/02/85. NMR SP8015/55/166-7. SP\806157. Yes.
  • <12>SBC17394 Aerial Photograph: 05/02/90. BCM A14/8/15,21,26. SP\805157. Yes.
  • <13>SBC17897 Aerial Photograph: 27/04/54. CUC NY 73. SP\806157. Yes.
  • <14>SBC17793 Aerial Photograph: 25/07/48. CUC BV 87. SP\806158. Yes.
  • <15>SBC17813 Aerial Photograph: 09/04/49. CUC CA 78-80. SP\805158. Yes.
  • <16>SBC18427 Aerial Photograph: 06/02/85. NMR SP8015/54/158-61. SP\805158. Yes.
  • <17>SBC19289 Photograph: Kidd S & Wise J. 2000. Quarrendon DMV SAM site visit 2000.
  • <18>SBC19329 Article in serial: Paul Everson. 2001. Peasants, Peers and Graziers: The Landscape of Quarrendon, Buckinghamshire, interpreted.
  • <19>SBC24011 Unpublished document: John Samuels Archaeological Consultants. 2001. An Analysis of the Setting of Quarrendon Scheduled Ancient Monument (No.12004) in Relation to the Proposed Development at Weedon Hill, Aylesbury.
  • <20>SBC24094 Unpublished document: Chess Valley Archaeological and Historical Society. Resistivity Survey of two sections of the Deserted Medieval Settlements of Quarrendon, Buckinghamshire.

Location

Grid reference Centred SP 8056 1580 (470m by 540m) (Centred on)
Civil Parish QUARRENDON, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (5)

Related Events/Activities (4)

  • Event - Survey: (EBC14147)
  • Event - Survey: Detailed earthwork survey (EBC15854)
  • Event - Survey: Resistivity Survey (EBC17468)
  • Event - Survey: Site visit 2000 (EBC15811)

Record last edited

May 16 2017 12:29PM

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