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Record details

BCC record ID:0421100000
Type of record:Monument
Summary:Eleventh to nineteenth century records of watermill at Shardeloes
Grid Reference:SU 94400 97900
Parish:

AMERSHAM, Chiltern, Buckinghamshire

Monument type(s)

  • WATERMILL (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1899 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

IDENTIFIED WITH BISHOP OF BAYEUX'S MILL IN AMERSHAM 1086 (B1-2), LATER HELD BY ROBERT CHEYNE OF CHESHAM 1552 WORTH #20, PROBABLY ONE OF THE 3 MILLS IN AMERSHAM 1419, AND AGAIN IN 1804.(B1,B4). LOCATED 1788 (B3), BUT NO EVIDENCE FOR EXISTENCE POST-1804 (B1), ON R.MISBOURNE AT SHARDELOES.

Sources and further reading

<1>Bibliographic reference: BCM CAS RECORD CARD 4211.
<2>Bibliographic reference: John Morris (ed). 1978. Domesday Book: Buckinghamshire.
<3>Map: Thomas Jefferys. 1770. [Map of] The County of Buckingham. Printed map. Linen. 1 inch:1 mile.
<4>Bibliographic reference: VCH BUCKS 3 P152.

Associated excavations and fieldwork: none recorded

Related monuments: none

Reports

No image caption available  © Buckinghamshire County Council

No image caption available © Buckinghamshire County Council