Monument record 0475202000 - Former Nurses Home, Stone


Late Bronze Age and Roman pottery and settlement remains found during evaluation trial trenching

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded


Type and Period (6)

  • OCCUPATION SITE (Late Bronze Age to 5th Century Roman - 1000 BC to 409 AD)
  • DITCH (Late Bronze Age - 1000 BC to 701 BC)
  • PIT (Late Bronze Age - 1000 BC to 701 BC)
  • POST HOLE (Late Bronze Age - 1000 BC to 701 BC)
  • DITCH (Roman - 43 AD? to 409 AD?)
  • CREMATION? (Unknown date)


HAT evaluation trial trenching in area of former Nurses Home in May 1999 revealed a diffuse spread of Late Bronze Age features - ditches, pits and post holes across the site and a single ditch dated to the Roman period. Pottery dated to Late Bronze Age. Also 3 flint flakes, all unretouched; and an undated possible unurned cremation (B2).
Report pulling together all fieldwork (B5).

Sources (2)

  • <2>SBC19187 Unpublished document: Hertfordshire Archaeological Trust. 1999. Former Nurses Home, Land North of Oxford Road, Stone: An Archaeological Evaluation.
  • <5>SBC19504 Article in serial: Catriona Gibson et al. 2001. 'A Late Bronze Age to Roman Site at the Former Nurses Home, Oxford Road, Stone', in Recs of Bucks Vol 41. Vol 41.


Grid reference SP 7780 1225 (point)
Civil Parish STONE, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire

Finds (3)

  • SHERD (Late Bronze Age - 1000 BC to 701 BC)
  • SHERD (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FLAKE (Unknown date)

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • Event - Intervention: HAT Evaluation 1999 (EBC15842)

Record last edited

Aug 31 2011 2:11PM

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