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Record details

BCC record ID:0040001000
Type of record:Monument
Summary:Nineteenth century excavations at Latimer Roman Villa
Grid Reference:SU 99760 98530
Parish:

CHENIES, Chiltern, Buckinghamshire

Monument type(s)

  • VILLA (Roman - 43 AD to 409 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

EARLY EXCAVATIONS AT LATIMER VILLA. FOUND BY WORKMEN 1834, WITH TESSERAE, POTTERY,COINS & 4 BURIALS? SEE :001, FURTHER WORK IN 1863 & EXCAVATIONS BY REV BURGESS, 1864, OF VILLA BUILDING PUBLISHED (B1-2). FINDS LOST. EXCAVATIONS 1910-1912 BY MORAY WILLIAMS UNPUBLISHED (B1,5,12). FINDS AT BCM (B3). A-LEVEL RESERACH PROJECT (B15).

Sources and further reading

<1>Bibliographic reference: BCM CAS RECORD CARD 0400.
<2>Article in serial: B Burgess. 1867. 'ROMAN VILLA AT LATIMER', IN RECS OF BUCKS 3 PP181-185. Vol 3.
<3>Bibliographic reference: BCM ACCESSIONS REGISTER,150-182.1945; 186-207.1945 52-53.1954 (AND 372.73)..
<4>Bibliographic reference: VCH BUCKS 2 PP8-9..
<5>Bibliographic reference: RCHM BUCKS 1 P88..
<6>Article in serial: Keith Branigan. 1965-1969. LATIMER INTERIM REPORTS, IN RECS OF BUCKS 17, P416, RECS OF BUCKS18, PP94,138,175,326.. Vols 17 & 18.
<7>Article in serial: Keith Branigan. 1967. 'LATIMER', IN MEDIEVAL ARCHAEOLOGY11 P263. Vol 11.
<8>Article in serial: Keith Branigan. 1968. 'THE ORIGINS OF CRUCK CONSTRUCTION - A NEW CLUE', IN MEDIEVAL ARCHAEOLOGY 12 PP1-11. Vol 12.
<9>Bibliographic reference: Keith Branigan. 1971. LATIMER.
<10>Unpublished document: BRANIGAN K EXCAVATION RECORDS: NOTES, DRAWINGS, PHOTOS OF 1964-1971 EXCAVATIONS.
<11>Unpublished document: O.S. RECORD CARD SU 99 NE 46.
<12>Unpublished document: MORAY WILLIAMS A AND CALCOTT STOKES W, NOTES, PLANS ETC. OF 1910-1912 EXCAVATIONS, UNPUBLISHED.
<13>Unpublished document: DR C E KING,ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM,OXFORD,OCT 1983/BCM COIN CATALOGUE.
<14>Unpublished document: CANSDALE P & BA BB L M C (BCM),NOV 1992 (ENTRY FORM N645).
<15>Bibliographic reference: S GODWIN, 1996, LATIMER ROMAN VILLA IN ITS LOCAL CONTEXT, 150-400 AD. ('A'-LEVEL PROJECT). FILED..

Associated excavations and fieldwork

  • EBC11798:
  • EBC11802:

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