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Record details

BCC record ID:0563400000
Type of record:Monument
Summary:Two Late Iron Age cremations and five Roman inhumations found in excavation
Grid Reference:SU 79520 99070
Parish:

BLEDLOW-CUM-SAUNDERTON, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Monument type(s)

Associated finds: none recorded

Protected status

  • SHINE

Public access information

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

Full description

IN DIGGING POND HUMAN BONES FOUND. RESCUE EXCAVATION LOCATED 4 INHUMATIONS IN REMAINING AREA. 1 A COMPLETE ADULT SKELETON & BONE COMB; OTHER 3 A CHILD, BABY & ADULT SKULL. ALL E-W. CLOSE BY A CREMATION OF 2 BELGIC POTS IN A SMALL PIT & OTHER FINDS. RELATIONSHIP OF INHUMATIONS TO CREMATIONS UNCLEAR (B1-2).

Sources and further reading

<1>Article in serial: Mark Collard and Jonathan Parkhouse. 1995. 'A BELGIC/ROMANO-BRITISH CEMETERY AT BLEDLOW-CUM-SAUNDERTON', IN RECS OF BUCKS 35 PP66-75. Vol 35.
<2>Article in serial: 1988. SOUTH MIDLANDS ARCHAEOLOGY 18 P31. Vol 18.

Associated excavations and fieldwork

  • EBC11559:
  • EBC1156:

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Images

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Reports

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