Monument record 0160300000 - 100M S OF ROOKERY FARM

Summary

Earthworks of shrunken medieval village recorded in field survey

Protected Status/Designation

  • Planning Notification Area: Shrunken medieval village earthworks at Granborough

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Type and Period (1)

  • SHRUNKEN VILLAGE (Medieval to Post-Medieval - 1066 AD to 1798 AD)

Description

MAJOR HOLLOW WAY C.1.5M DEEP RUNS E-W ACROSS SITE, WITH SYSTEM OF FURTHER HOLLOW WAYS. HOUSE PLATFORMS TO N & LESS WELL DEFINED PLATFORMS TO S - TOTAL OF ABOUT 20. EVIDENCE OF SHRINKAGE CONTINUES INTO FIELD TO NW (SP7634 2515)(B1).
DETAILED EARTHWORK SURVEY BY BCM (B2).

Sources (2)

  • <1>SBC2098 Article in serial: BULL E J & FARLEY M E (BCM) JAN 1974 (& SEE RECS OF BUCKS 1974 19 P509/ MILTON KEYNES JNL 1974 3 P6).
  • <2>SBC11552 Unpublished document: Buckinghamshire County Museum Archaeological Service. 1998. A SURVEY OF EARTHWORKS AT HOGSHAW ROAD, GRANBOROUGH.

Location

Grid reference Centred SP 7654 2510 (390m by 180m) (Centred on)
Civil Parish GRANBOROUGH, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (2)

  • Event - Survey: Site visit (EBC14513)
  • Event - Survey: Topographic earthwork survey (EBC10353)

Record last edited

Sep 18 2019 3:29PM

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