Monument record 0192500000 - OLD PARISH CHURCH, BUCK'HAM

Summary

Medieval church, minster and churchyard decaying from seventeenth century and rebuilt on new site in eighteenth century

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Map

Type and Period (3)

  • MINSTER? (11th Century to 13th Century - 1000 AD to 1299 AD)
  • PARISH CHURCH (Demolished 1776, 11th Century to 18th Century - 1000 AD? to 1776 AD)
  • CHURCHYARD (11th Century to 21st Century - 1000 AD? to 2099 AD)

Description

Plan Form - CRUCIFORM
BUCKINGHAM CHURCH PROBABLY A MINSTER, ENDOWED WITH GAWCOTT MANOR (B5).
OLD CHURCH A C13 CRUCIFORM BUILDING, IN CHURCHYARD SSW OF PRESENT CHURCH (B3-4).
SPIRE FELL 1698 & AGAIN ON 26/3/1776 (B2-3).
REBUILT ON NEW SITE (CASS 4040). NGR CHURCH SITE (B6).
TOWER PROB ANGLO-SAXON (CF BRIGSTOCK, BARNACK, E BARTON)(B7).
Annotated plan of original church superimposed on 1881 1st edition 25" OS map of churchyard and showing possible site of St Rumbold's tomb and shrine (B10).
Largely negative watching brief carried out by Mike Farley in February 2003 during digging of a hole for a comemorative plaque (B12).
Guide book (B13).

Sources (15)

  • ---SBC21394 Aerial Photograph: Mike Farley. 1992. 1992 oblique AP by Mike Farley. SP69443370. Yes.
  • ---SBC21398 Aerial Photograph: Michael Farley. 2000. Oblique AP by Mike Farley. SP69403360. Yes.
  • <1>SBC16711 Bibliographic reference: WILLIS B 1755 HISTORY & ANTIQUITIES OF BUCKINGHAM PP61FF; PLATE AT FRONT-ISPIECE SHOWS THE ORIGINAL .
  • <2>SBC7652 Bibliographic reference: LIPSCOMB 2 PP577-580.
  • <3>SBC14386 Bibliographic reference: SHEAHAN PP235-6.
  • <4>SBC12998 Bibliographic reference: RCHM BUCKS 2 P71.
  • <5>SBC11490 Bibliographic reference: PAGE W 1916 SOME REMARKS ON THE CHURCHES OF THE DOMESDAY SURVEY IN ARCHAEOLOGIA"66P95".
  • <6>SBC10398 Map: Ordnance Survey. 1959. OS 1959 6-INCH MAP (1:10560). 1:10,560.
  • <7>SBC1727 Article in serial: BLAIR J THE LOST LATE ANGLO-SAXON CHURCH TOWER AT BUCKINGHAM IN ANTIQUA-RIESJOURNAL"(FORTHCOMING)(19.
  • <8>SBC5993 Bibliographic reference: HAGERTY R P 1988 THE BUCKS SAINTS RECONSIDERED. 3: ST RUMWOLD (RUMBOLD) OF BUCKINGHAM IN RECSOFBUCKS.
  • <9>SBC15597 Bibliographic reference: VCH BUCKS 3 P487.
  • <10>SBC19659 Graphic material: Rodney Shirley (Buckingham Society). 2001. Shirley R 2001 Annotated plan of church superimposed on 1881 25" OS map.
  • <11>SBC19669 Graphic material: George Bickham. The North View of Buckingham, undated engraving by George Bickham.
  • <12>SBC20069 Unpublished document: Michael Farley Archaeology. 2003. Report on a watching brief at the site of the old Church and churchyard of St Peter and St Paul, Buckingham.
  • <13>SBC23162 Bibliographic reference: Warren Whyte. 2008. The History and Architecture of the Parish Church of St Peter and St Paul Buckingham.

Location

Grid reference SP 69370 33600 (point)
Civil Parish BUCKINGHAM, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (2)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • Event - Intervention: Watching brief (EBC16321)

Record last edited

Sep 7 2018 10:40AM

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