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Record details

BCC record ID:0422600000
Type of record:Monument
Summary:Manorial history of eleventh to seventeenth century manor of The Bury, Amersham
Grid Reference:SU 96090 97160
Parish:

AMERSHAM, Chiltern, Buckinghamshire

Monument type(s)

  • MANOR (11th Century to 17th Century - 1000 AD to 1699 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

MANOR OF AMERSHAM FROM 1086. [MANORIAL HISTORY] (B1). IN 1637 PASSED TO DRAKE FAMILY OF SHARDELOES 1637 (B3). MANOR INCLUDED MOST OF TOWN OF AMERSHAM, AND MANOR HOUSE IDENTIFIED AS BURY FARM (01)(B3).

Sources and further reading

<1>Bibliographic reference: VCH BUCKS 3 P143,146-147.
<2>Bibliographic reference: RCHM BUCKS 1 PP11-12.
<3>Article in serial: Unknown. 1945. ANON 1945 'THE SHARDELOES MUNIMENTS', IN RECS OF BUCKS 14 PP281-297.
<4>Unpublished document: Ordnance Survey. O.S. RECORD CARD SU 99 NE:28.
<5>Map: John Halsey. 1637. JOHN HALSEY 1637 MAP OF MANOR OF AMERSHAM.
<6>Bibliographic reference: DoE. 1984. List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest: Buckinghamshire: Chiltern District: Parishes of Amersham, Chesham Bois and Coleshill.

Associated excavations and fieldwork: none recorded

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