Monument record 0237301000 - GALLOWS CROSS

Summary

Historical record of early Saxon cemetery.

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Map

Type and Period (1)

  • CEMETERY? (First mentioned 903, 5th Century Saxon to 7th Century - 410 AD? to 699 AD?)

Description

PROBABLE LOCATION OF HEATHEN BURIAL PLACE ON BOUNDS OF MONKS RISBOROUGH AT GALLOWS CROSS WHERE CADSDEN ROAD, FORMERLY GALLOWS LANE, CROSSES THE ICKNIELD WAY (B2).
MENTIONED IN MONKS RISBOROUGH SAXON CHARTER OF AD 903 (B1).
SEE ALSO CASS 00991.

Sources (2)

  • <1>SBC1886 Bibliographic reference: BRITISH LIBRARY STOWE MSS NO 22.
  • <2>SBC769 Article in serial: Arnold Baines. 1981. 'BOUNDARIES OF MONKS RISBOROUGH', IN RECS OF BUCKS 23 PP88-89. Vol 23.

Location

Grid reference SP 82100 05000 (point) (Approximate)
Civil Parish PRINCES RISBOROUGH, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Civil Parish GREAT AND LITTLE KIMBLE, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

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Record last edited

Nov 29 2016 7:58PM

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