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Record details

BCC record ID:0553701000
Type of record:Monument
Summary:Excavation located a central hearth composed of pitched tiles inside Amersham Museum
Grid Reference:SU 95655 97365
Parish:

AMERSHAM, Chiltern, Buckinghamshire

Monument type(s)

  • HEARTH (15th Century - 1400 AD to 1499 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

EXCAVATION INSIDE HALL LOCATED A CENTRAL HEARTH COMPOSED OF PITCHED TILES, PRESUMABLY ASSOCIATED WITH C15 HALL HOUSE AND RESPONSIBLE FOR BLACKENING OF ROOF TIMBERS (FURTHER DISCUSSION/ DESCRIPTION) (B3).

Sources and further reading

<1>Bibliographic reference: RCHM BUCKS 1 P5 (MONUMENT 13).
<2>Bibliographic reference: D.O.E.1984 LIST OF BUILDINGS OF SPECIAL ARCHITECTU RAL OR HISTORIC INTEREST P28.
<3>Unpublished document: J P Sharpe. 1986. EXCAVATION REPORT & SITE ARCHIVE.

Associated excavations and fieldwork

  • EBC1120:

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