Monument record 0103800000 - DIAL HILL

Summary

Mound of uncertain date investigated in the nineteenth and mid-twentieth century with no results

Protected Status/Designation

  • Ancient Monument 1017512: DIAL HILL ROMAN BARROW, 50M NORTH WEST OF ST NICHOLAS'S CHURCH
  • Planning Notification Area: Undated earthwork mound, probably a prehistoric or Roman barrow or Medieval motte

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Type and Period (1)

  • MOUND (Undated)

Description

Dimensions - Radius 0010 m Height 0003
Plan Form - CIRCULAR
SUPPOSED TUMULUS. SUNDIAL STOOD ON IT (B2).
1887 OPENED BY VICAR, RB POTTERY FOUND (B3-4).
TRADITIONALLY CIVIL WAR CONNECTION (B5).
C.1950 FURTHER DIGGING BY OWNER. NOTHING FOUND. MOUND COMPOSED MOSTLY OF CHALK (B9).
SCHEDULED SAM 29405 (B10).

Sources (10)

  • <1>SBC14137 Bibliographic reference: SHEAHAN P166.
  • <2>SBC13316 Article in serial: RECS OF BUCKS 1887 6 P76.
  • <3>SBC8008 Bibliographic reference: LUCY KINGHAM SCRAPBOOK (BCM 248.1912), ENTRY UNDER GREAT KIMBLE.
  • <4>SBC14745 Bibliographic reference: SOCIETY OF ANTIQUARIES OF LONDON PROCEEDINGS 1889 2ND SERIES 12 P340.
  • <5>SBC285 Bibliographic reference: ALLCROFT A HADRIAN 1908 EARTHWORK OF ENGLAND P80.
  • <6>SBC12642 Bibliographic reference: RCHM BUCKS 1 P168-9.
  • <7>SBC10628 Unpublished document: Ordnance Survey Field Investigator. OS RECORD CARD.
  • <8>SBC5768 Bibliographic reference: GOWING C N 1968.
  • <9>SBC9290 Bibliographic reference: MR DAVIES TO FARLEY M E NOV 1973.
  • <10>SBC23977 Scheduling record: English Heritage. 1997. SCHEDULING LIST OF INSPECTORATE OF ANCIENT MONUMENTS.

Location

Grid reference Centred SP 82496 05985 (27m by 26m)
Civil Parish GREAT AND LITTLE KIMBLE, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (2)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • Event - Intervention: (EBC11799)

Record last edited

May 19 2020 4:38PM

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