Find Spot record 0408902001 - NE OF LOWER FARM, UPTON Romano-British Pottery Finds

Summary

Roman pottery including parts of an Oxford mortarium found in metal-detecting survey

Protected Status/Designation

  • SHINE: Upton deserted medieval village earthworks with manor site, fishponds and associated ridge and furrow cultivation earthworks

Map

Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Undated)

Description

ROMANO-BRITISH POTTERY FOUND BY TOM CLARK WHILST METAL-DETECTING AND CARRYING OUT MINI-EXCAVATIONS AT UPTON IN 1994-5. FINDS INCLUDE 3 RB RIMS (1 OF OXFORD MORTARIUM); 14 RB SHERDS; 1 RB BASE; AND 1 BELGIC BRICK. POTTERY MOSTLY COLLECTED FROM AREA AROUND NGR. DONATED TO BCM (8).
Aerial photographs taken in 1996 reveal additional earthworks. (10)

Sources (12)

  • ---SBC18893 Aerial Photograph: 12/12/46. RAF 40.4070. SP\771118. Yes.
  • ---SBC19888 Unpublished document: Buckinghamshire County Museum and T Clark. 1994-5. Correspondence regarding the identification of finds from field to the east of Lower Farm, Upton.
  • <1>SBC7583 Bibliographic reference: LIPSCOMB 2 P156.
  • <2>SBC15343 Bibliographic reference: VCH BUCKS 2 P276-277.
  • <3>SBC163 Aerial Photograph: AERIAL PHOTO.
  • <4>SBC11904 Bibliographic reference: PIKE A R (BCM) 18 NOV 1977 FIELD VISIT.
  • <5>SBC10628 Unpublished document: Ordnance Survey Field Investigator. OS RECORD CARD.
  • <6>SBC2962 Bibliographic reference: CLARK T H & BABB L M C (BCM) JANUARY 1994.
  • <7>SBC2974 Bibliographic reference: CLARK T H, BABB L M C & FARLEY M E (BCM) JUNE-JULY 1994 (SEE NOTES & CORRESPONDENCE WITH DR KING,.
  • <8>SBC2965 Bibliographic reference: CLARK T H & FARLEY M E (BCM) FEBRUARY 1995 (BCM ENTRY FORM NUMBER 1605) (SEE NOTES ETC, FILED).
  • <9>SBC2966 Verbal communication: 1995. CLARK T H & FARLEY M E (BCM) MARCH 1995.
  • <10>SBC19883 Aerial Photograph: Mike Farley. 1996. A25/27/13 - Blommer and Upton. SP7730 1100. Yes.

Location

Grid reference SP 77430 11520 (point) (Approximate)
Civil Parish DINTON-WITH-FORD AND UPTON, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire

Finds (1)

  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (3)

  • Event - Intervention: (EBC10329)
  • Event - Intervention: (EBC10338)
  • Event - Intervention: Metal detecting (EBC15799)

Record last edited

Feb 8 2018 11:48AM

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