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Record details

BCC record ID:0401000000
Type of record:Monument
Summary:Late Iron Age and Roman settlements recorded in excavation
Grid Reference:SP 9435 1430
Parish:

PITSTONE, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire

Monument type(s)

  • SETTLEMENT (Late Iron Age to 5th Century Roman - 100 BC? to 409 AD?)

Associated finds: none recorded

Public access information

Is the site accessible to the public?No
Is the site visible from a public viewpoint?Unclassified

Full description

QUARRY OPERATIONS REVEALED 2 DITCHED ENCLOSURES: 1 IMMEDIATELY PRE-ROMAN, THE OTHER ROMAN. TOPSOIL REMOVAL LEFT SUBSOIL FEATURES (PITS, DITCHES, WELL) & COBBLED AREA (B1-2,5). COPIES OF SITE PLANS &C AT BCM. ALSO SLIDES (B3). IRONWORK FROM SITE AT BCM? (B2). RE-ASSESSMENT & RECORDING OF SITE (B5).

Sources and further reading

<1>Unpublished document: L Matthews. 1977. DRAFT EXCAVATION REPORT & PLANS & SECTIONS.
<2>Verbal communication: LEVY D 1977(JULY) PERS COMM.
<3>Verbal communication: ARP 1977 (NOV) VISIT TO PITSTONE SOC MUSEUM (& SEE PLANS &C, CAS FILE).
<4>Verbal communication: HURMAN MRS BM 1980(APRIL) PERS COMM.
<5>Unpublished document: DUNGWORTH D 1991 PITSTONE: AN ARCHAEOLOGICAL PARISH SURVEY PP54-69 (COPY IN CAS FILE 2746).

Associated excavations and fieldwork

  • EBC10730:
  • EBC10877:
  • EBC14242:

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