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Record details

BCC record ID:0423601000
Type of record:Find Spot
Summary:Medieval quern fragment found neer Winslow
Grid Reference:SP 77000 26500
Parish:

WINSLOW, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire

Monument type(s)

Associated finds

  • QUERN (Medieval - 1066 AD? to 1539 AD?)

Public access information

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

Full description

Dimensions - Radius 0205 mm Height 0120
UNDERSTONE OF QUERN, MADE OF VOLCANIC ROCK. LIP 1.75IN DEEP, BORED TO LET OUT THE MEAL. FOUND NEAR WINSLOW (DONOR: MR H SELLAR, WINSLOW)(B3). IDENTIFIED AS LOWER STONE OF POT QUERN, OF LAVA (B4).

Sources and further reading

<3>Bibliographic reference: BCM ACCESSIONS REGISTER,1933.
<4>Article in serial: D King. 1986. 'PETROLOGY, DATING & DISTRIBUTION OF QUERNS & MILLSTONES', IN UNIVERSITY OF LONDON INSTITUTE OF ARCHAEOLOGY BULLETIN 23 PP65-126. No 23.

Associated excavations and fieldwork: none recorded

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