Monument record 0941400000 - E boundary of Rushbeds Wood

Summary

Earthworks of parish boundary, possibly following a Saxon estate boundary recorded in a charter of 845.

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Map

Type and Period (2)

  • PARISH BOUNDARY (9th Century - 800 AD? to 899 AD?)
  • BOUNDARY MARKER (9th Century - 800 AD? to 899 AD?)

Description

Brill/Wotton Underwood parish boundary marked for 250m within eastern boundary of Rushbeds Woods by a clear ditch up to 0.5m deep with a slight bank on the east. Possibly part of the estate boundary recorded in a charter of 845 (B1). See also CAS 02135.

Sources (1)

  • <1>SBC22603 Unpublished document: Michael Farley Archaeology & the Rushbeds Group. 2006. Rushbeds Wood, Brill: An Archaeological Study.

Location

Grid reference Centred SP 67194 15686 (92m by 248m) (Estimated from sources)
Civil Parish WOTTON UNDERWOOD, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire
Civil Parish BRILL, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • Event - Survey: Woodland survey (EBC16657)

Record last edited

Apr 3 2006 1:15PM

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