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Record details

BCC record ID:0002600000
Type of record:Monument
Summary:Medieval village shrinkage recorded in field survey and in historical documents
Grid Reference:SP 7779 2730
Parish:

WINSLOW, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire

Monument type(s)

Associated finds: none recorded

Protected status

  • Planning Notification Area

Public access information

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

Full description

MEDIEVAL VILLAGE SHRINKAGE RECORDED HERE (B4). ?5 HOUSE PLATFORMS VISIBLE IN 1972(B2). ON BROW OF HILL WERE FORMERLY AT LEAST 6 MORE COTTAGES(B3). NAME 'SHIPTON' RECORDS SHRUNKEN HAMLET THROUGH WHICH AYLESBURY-WINSLOW ROAD ONCE PASSED (B2). SITE DAMAGED BY BUILDING &C (B7). NGR- SHRINKAGE CENTRE

Sources and further reading

<1>Bibliographic reference: VCH BUCKS 3 P466.
<2>Bibliographic reference: MEF & BULL EJ 1972(JULY) FIELD VISIT.
<3>Bibliographic reference: SAVING NA 1973 GLIMPSES OF PAST DAYS-- HISTORICAL SURVEY-- OF WINSLOW P22.
<4>Bibliographic reference: OS FIELD INVESTIGATION, 1974.
<5>Verbal communication: CAMERON P (MRS), PERS COMM.
<6>Bibliographic reference: LAMB GC (BCM) 1981(AUG) FIELD VISIT.
<7>Bibliographic reference: RAINS MJ 1982(FEB) FIELD VISIT (SEE HIS PARISH SUR VEY OF WINSLOW, IN CAS FILE 2802).

Associated excavations and fieldwork

  • EBC13944:
  • EBC14190:
  • EBC144:

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