Monument record 0076002000 - MANOR FARM,STEEPLE CLAYDON

Summary

Earthworks of shrunken medieval village seen on aerial photographs and in field survey.

Protected Status/Designation

  • SHINE: Partly ploughed out earthwork remains of shrunken medieval village of Steeple Claydon and partial earthworks of probable civil war siegework or temporary camp. Both identified through aerial photographs and field survey.

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Type and Period (1)

  • SHRUNKEN VILLAGE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Description

HOUSE PLATFORMS & SOME VILLAGE SHRINKAGE VISIBLE ON A/P'S AROUND MANOR FARM & TO S & W (B4).
AREA TO N OF MANOR FARM HOUSE AND S & W OF CAMP CLOSE HEAVILY PLOUGHED, NO OBVIOUS EARTHWORKS REMAIN (B6).

Sources (3)

  • ---SBC18878 Aerial Photograph: 12/12/46. RAF 35.3168. SP\704276. Yes.
  • <4>SBC125 Bibliographic reference: A/P'S RAF,DEC 1946 & CAMB UNIV (ST JOSEPH).
  • <6>XYSBC4737 Bibliographic reference: FARLEY M (? 04/1996) FIELD VIST.. [Mapped features: #15221 ; #31036 ]

Location

Grid reference Centred SP 70389 26789 (756m by 318m) (Centred on)
Civil Parish STEEPLE CLAYDON, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (2)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • Event - Survey: (EBC14073)

Record last edited

May 9 2019 1:12PM

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