Monument record 0014350000 - LOW FARM

Summary

Mesolithic occupation site found under medieval buildings in excavation at Low Farm

Protected Status/Designation

  • Planning Notification Area: Site of Medieval manor and village of Fulmer and Mesolithic flint-working site

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Type and Period (2)

  • OCCUPATION SITE? (Mesolithic - 10000 BC to 4001 BC)
  • LITHIC WORKING SITE (Mesolithic - 10000 BC to 4001 BC)

Description

AREA OF MESOLITHIC OCCUPATION UNDER MED SITE, WITH SOME UNDISTURBED AREAS. BOTH RED & GREY FLINT IS USED, BUT 75% OF FLINT FROM UNDISTURBED AREA IS RED. BLADE INDUSTRY: 27% OF WASTE HAD BLADE PROPORTIONS (B4-5).

Sources (8)

  • <1>SBC13804 Article in serial: E Clive Rouse. 1930. 'FULMER: SITE OF THE OLD PARISH CHURCH'. IN RECS OF BUCKS 12 PP202-204. Vol 12.
  • <2>SBC13251 Article in serial: RECS OF BUCKS 17 1963 PP202, 208 /BCM ACCESSIONS R EGISTER..
  • <3>SBC3156 Bibliographic reference: COLVIN H M 1963 HISTORY OF THE KINGS WORKS VOL 2 P 942.
  • <4>SBC13331 Article in serial: RECS OF BUCKS 19 1973 P222 AND FARLEY M E 1973.
  • <5>SBC4914 Article in serial: Michael Farley. 1978. 'EXCAVATIONS AT LOW FARM, FULMER 1: THE MESOLITHIC OCCUPATION'. IN RECS OF BUCKS 20 pp606-616. Vol 20.
  • <6>SBC4922 Article in serial: Michael Farley. 1982. 'EXCAVATIONS AT LOW FARM, FULMER: II, THE MEDIEVAL MANOR'. IN RECS OF BUCKS 24 PP46-72. Vol 24.
  • <7>SBC2418 Bibliographic reference: CAS 0143 SITE ARCHIVE (FILED).
  • <8>SBC15720 Bibliographic reference: VCH BUCKS 3 PP276-277.

Location

Grid reference SU 99390 86230 (point)
Civil Parish FULMER, South Bucks, Buckinghamshire

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (7)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • Event - Intervention: (EBC10579)

Record last edited

Feb 23 2018 1:37PM

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