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Record details

BCC record ID:0036400000
Type of record:Monument
Summary:Roman villa buildings and finds recorded in excavation
Grid Reference:SP 79690 01940
Parish:

BLEDLOW-CUM-SAUNDERTON, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Monument type(s)

  • VILLA (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Associated finds: none recorded

Protected status

  • Ancient Monument
  • Planning Notification Area

Public access information

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

Full description

Plan Form - RECTANGULAR
ROMAN SETTLEMENT IN AREA OF NGR. BUILDING EXCAVATED IN 1938, PROB OUTBUILDING RATHER THAN MAIN VILLA. FURTHER BUILDING KNOWN TO SE, & ROMAN MATERIAL FROM ALL OVER THIS FIELD & FIELD TO E (B1-13)
(SEE ALSO CASS 0366), SW OF SITE, WHERE FINDS FROM PIT SUGGEST MORE LAVISH BUILDING THAN 1938 EXCAV (B4,B14).
SCHEDULED (B17).

Sources and further reading

---Aerial Photograph: 26/06/48. CUC/AU 61. SP\798020. Yes. Yes.
---Aerial Photograph: 26/06/48. CUC/AU 62. SP\796019. Yes. Yes.
---Aerial Photograph: 1948. 1948 oblique Cambridge University AP. SP\796019. Yes. Yes.
---Aerial Photograph: 09/06/59. CUC/YB 44. \. Yes.
---Aerial Photograph: 09/06/59. CUC/YB 45. \. Yes.
---Aerial Photograph: 09/06/59. CUC/YB 46. SP\797019. Yes. Yes.
---Aerial Photograph: 09/06/59. CUC/YB 47. \. Yes.
---Aerial Photograph: 09/06/59. CUC/YB 48. \. Yes.
<1>Article in serial: D Ashcroft. 1939. 'REPORT ON THE EXCAVATION OF A RB VILLA AT SAUNDERTON', IN RECS OF BUCKS 13 PP398-426. Vol 13.
<2>Article in serial: JOURNAL OF ROMAN STUDIES 28 1938 P185; 29 1939 PP2 10-211, 228-229 & FIGS 14, 21.
<3>Bibliographic reference: OS RECORD CARD SP 70 SE 06 (FILED).
<4>Article in serial: Keith Branigan. 1969. 'RB VILLA AT SAUNDERTON RECONSIDERED', IN RECS OF BUCKS 18 PP261-276. Vol 18.
<5>Graphic material: DENISE ALLEN 1979 PLOT AT 1:2500 (NMR METHOD) FROM AP1-8 (PLOT FILED).
<6>Unpublished document: BCM ACCESSIONS REGISTER.
<7>Bibliographic reference: DR C E KING, ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM, OXFORD, 1984/BCM AC CESSIONS REGISTER (LISTS FILED).
<8>Bibliographic reference: HEAD J F 1955 EARLY MAN IN S BUCKS PP82-83, 165 & FIG 30 & P165 (COINS).
<9>Bibliographic reference: MR F H PAVRY & M E FARLEY, MA RCH 1973.
<10>Bibliographic reference: MR L F MESSER, P SHINGLETON, & M E FARLEY, MAY 1975.CO.
<12>Bibliographic reference: MR P SHINGLETON & M E FARLEY,OCT 1976.
<13>Bibliographic reference: G E SCRIMGEOUR, MARCH 1988.
<14>Bibliographic reference: CASS 00366.
<15>Bibliographic reference: FREEMAN MRS D & FARLEY M E MAY 1989.
<16>Bibliographic reference: HOWARD S & J & BABB L M C, OCT 1992.
<17>Scheduling record: English Heritage. 2000. SCHEDULING LIST OF INSPECTORATE OF ANCIENT MONUMENTS.

Associated excavations and fieldwork

  • EBC12275:

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Images

Site of Roman villa at Church Farm, Saunderton  © Buckinghamshire County Council

Reports

No image caption available  © Buckinghamshire County Council

No image caption available © Buckinghamshire County Council