Find Spot record 0191002000 - STATION PIT/GIBBONS PIT

Summary

Lower to Middle Palaeolithic flint artefacts found in Station Pit, Taplow

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Undated)

Description

PREVIOUS TO 1889 SEVERAL ABRADED PALAEOLITHIC IMPLEMENTS WERE FOUND IN THE LOW GRAVEL NEAR TAPLOW STATION BY RUTLAND & OTHERS (B2).
4 HAND AXES DESCRIBED & SKETCHED FROM GIBBONS PIT (B4).
5 HAND AXES & 1 FLAKE DESCRIBED (B5).
Site mentioned in English Rivers Palaeolithic Survey (B17-18).

Sources (15)

  • <1>SBC16368 Bibliographic reference: WALKER J W 1931 HISTORY OF MAIDENHEAD.
  • <2>SBC15142 Article in serial: L Treacher. 1896-7. 'PALAEOLITHIC MAN IN EAST BERKS', IN BERKS, BUCKS & OXON ARCH JNL 2 PP16,18. Vol 2.
  • <3>SBC7116 Article in serial: W B R King & K P Oakley. 1936. 'PLEISTOCENE SUCCESSION IN THE LOWER PARTS OF THE THAMES VALLEY', IN PREHISTORIC SOCIETY PROCEEDINGS (NEW SERIES) 2 PP61-62,73.
  • <4>SBC2041 Index: BUCKS PALAEOLITHIC INDEX.
  • <5>SBC17052 Bibliographic reference: John Wymer. 1968. LOWER PALAEOLITHIC ARCHAEOLOGY IN BRITAIN P228.
  • <6>SBC12451 Unpublished document: R F H SUMMERS 1947 CORRESPONDENCE & DRAWINGS.
  • <7>SBC5603 Article in serial: GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE (NEW SERIES) 8. 8.
  • <8>SBC7675 Bibliographic reference: LIPSCOMB 3 P282.
  • <9>SBC1224 Unpublished document: 1962. BCM ACCESSIONS REGISTER. COIN IDENTIFIED BY DR. C. E.KING, ASHMOLEUM MUSEUM, OXFORD, 1984.
  • <10>SBC6691 Unpublished document: J WYMER & R F DENNINGTON, MAY 1956 (VIA MR D MILLER, MAY 1981) & SEE LETTER JW TO RFD (FILE.
  • <11>SBC11179 Unpublished document: Ordnance Survey Field Investigator. OS RECORD CARD SU 98 SW 04 & SU 98 SW 46..
  • <12>SBC6690 Unpublished document: J RUTLAND NOTEBOOK, IN COUNTY RECORD OFFICE.
  • <13>SBC7098 Article in serial: D King. 1986. 'PETROLOGY, DATING & DISTRIBUTION OF QUERNS & MILLSTONES', IN UNIVERSITY OF LONDON INSTITUTE OF ARCHAEOLOGY BULLETIN 23 PP65-126. No 23.
  • <17>SBC23341 Unpublished document: Wessex Archaeology. 1996. The English Rivers Palaeolithic Project: Regions 7 (Thames) and 10 (Warwickshire Avon). Site MTV-2 No.35 p68-9.
  • <18>SBC23342 Unpublished document: Wessex Archaeology. 1996. The English Rivers Palaeolithic Survey: Regions 7 and 10: North of the Thames and Warwickshire Avon. MTV-2 No.35.

Location

Grid reference SU 91500 81400 (point) (Approximate)
Civil Parish TAPLOW, South Bucks, Buckinghamshire

Finds (2)

  • HANDAXE (Lower Palaeolithic to Middle Palaeolithic - 500000 BC to 40001 BC)
  • FLAKE (Lower Palaeolithic to Middle Palaeolithic - 500000 BC to 40001 BC)

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • Event - Intervention: Disturbed find (EBC1)

Record last edited

Mar 22 2018 12:13PM

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