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Record details

BCC record ID:0421500000
Type of record:Monument
Summary:Thirteenth century church of St Mary's with later additions and nineteenth century restoration
Grid Reference:SU 95800 97380
Parish:

AMERSHAM, Chiltern, Buckinghamshire

Monument type(s)

  • CHURCH (13th Century to 19th Century - 1200 AD to 1899 AD)

Associated finds: none recorded

Protected status

  • Listed Building

Public access information

Is the site accessible to the public?Occasionally
Is the site visible from a public viewpoint?Yes

Full description

Dimensions - Length 0052 m Width 0021
NO CHURCH IN DOMESDAY BOOK (B1).
PRESENT CHURCH BUILT C13 (CHANCEL, NAVE AND TRANSEPTS). NAVE LENGTHENED AND SOUTH AISLE 1310, N AISLE LATER. W TOWER AND N CHAPEL 1480. S PORCH C15, DRAKE CHAPEL C17 AND C19. RESTORED IN C19. BRASSES. FULL DESCRIPTIONS PUBLISHED (B1-9).

Sources and further reading

<1>Bibliographic reference: BCM CAS RECORD CARD 4215.
<2>Bibliographic reference: LIPSCOMB 3 PP163-179.
<3>Article in serial: W H Hastings Kelke. 1862. 'AMERSHAM', IN RECS OF BUCKS 2 PP333-353. Vol 2, No. 8. pp346-349
<4>Bibliographic reference: NIVEN W 1909 BUCKS CHURCHES RECSBUCKS9PP364-368,P364"".
<5>Bibliographic reference: VCH BUCKS 3 PP152-154.
<6>Bibliographic reference: RCHM BUCKS 1 PP1-3.
<7>Bibliographic reference: PEVSNER N 1960 BUCKINGHAMSHIRE PP46-48.
<8>Bibliographic reference: OS RECORD CARD SU 99 NE 30.
<9>Bibliographic reference: DOE 1984 LIST OF BUILDINGS OF SPECIAL ARCHITECTURAL OR HISTORIC INTEREST: BUCKINGHAMSHIRE PP15-16.
<10>Graphic material: UNDATED CONJECTURAL PLAN OF CHURCH IN ?1994 GUIDEBOOK IN BUCKS ARCH SOC COLLECTION (BOX 5C/A)(COPY, .

Associated excavations and fieldwork

  • EBC13590: Site visit

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