Monument record 0203403000 - VIATORES ROAD 162


Route of Roman road

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded


Type and Period (1)

  • ROAD (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)


Plan Form - LINEAR
SEE 02034 00 000.
Negative watching brief in April and May 2012 by Northants Archaeology on projected line of road at Adstock. Groundworks were confined to the subsoil (to a maximum depth of 0.35m), so probably not deep enough to detect traces of the road surface (B11).

Sources (10)

  • <1>SBC16283 Bibliographic reference: Viatores Group. 1964. ROMAN ROADS IN SE MIDLANDS PP16,37,306-309 & MAPS PP34,230-231,357,372-374.
  • <2>SBC5798 Article in serial: C W Green. 1956. 'ROMANO-BRITISH SITES & THEIR COMMUNICATIONS', IN RECS OF BUCKS 16 P100. Vol 16.
  • <3>SBC10381 Map: OS 1958 1:10560 MAPS.
  • <4>SBC5164 Verbal communication: FARLEY M E, MAY 1974.
  • <5>SBC14791 Bibliographic reference: ST JOSEPH A/P'S (COPIES AT BCM).
  • <6>SBC5155 Verbal communication: FARLEY M E, JAN 1980.
  • <7>SBC8161 Bibliographic reference: I D Margary. 1955. ROMAN ROADS IN BRITAIN 1 P153.
  • <8>SBC9909 Verbal communication: Network Archaeology. 1998. PRELIMINARY REPORT ON AYLESBURY-STEPPINGLEY GAS PIPELINE.
  • <9>SBC23039 Unpublished document: Network Archaeology. 2007. Steppingley to Aylesbury Natural Gas Pipeline: archaeological watching brief 1997.
  • <11>SBC24481 Unpublished document: Northamptonshire Archaeology. 2014. A Programme of Archaeological Observation, Investigation and Recording on Land to the Rear of Bay Tree Cottage, Adstock.


Grid reference Centred SP 7302 2838 (9280m by 25500m)
Civil Parish PADBURY, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire
Civil Parish THORNBOROUGH, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire
Civil Parish ADSTOCK, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (2)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • Event - Intervention: Watching brief (EBC17653)

Record last edited

Jul 25 2014 6:18PM

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