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Record details

BCC record ID:0000700000
Type of record:Monument
Summary:Neolithic to Bronze Age barrow excavated in 1933
Grid Reference:SP 78840 00410
Parish:

BLEDLOW-CUM-SAUNDERTON, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Monument type(s)

  • ROUND BARROW (Late Neolithic to Late Bronze Age - 3000 BC to 701 BC)

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?Yes

Full description

Plan Form - CIRCULAR
2 BARROWS (B1-2).
BELL BARROW (B3).
SOIL DISTURBED BY BADGERS OR FOXES. COLMER & HEAD'S EXCAVATION PRODUCED BEAKER FRAGS, FLINT, ANIMAL & ?HUMAN BONE (PLANS &C)(B4-6).
BARROWS HEAVILY PLOUGHED (B7).
PLOTTED FROM APS: POSITION DIFFERENT FROM OS SURVEY (B8-9,B11).
POSSIBLY 2 OTHER BARROWS ADJACENT (B11).
SCHEDULED (B13).

Sources and further reading

---Aerial Photograph: 01/05/73. SP/78/00/01. SP\788006. Yes. Yes.
---Aerial Photograph: 01/05/73. SP/78/00/02. SP\788007. Yes. Yes.
<1>Article in serial: W J Burgess. 1848. 'ANTIQUITIES OF THE CHILTERN HILLS', IN RECS OF BUCKS 1. Vol 1.
<2>Bibliographic reference: RCHM BUCKS 1 P277.
<3>Article in serial: J F Dyer. 1959. 'BARROWS OF THE CHILTERNS', IN ARCHAEOLOGICAL JOURNAL 116. Vol 116. p23
<4>Unpublished document: Francis Colmer. MS ACCOUNT OF EXCAVATION WITH SKETCH PLANS & DRAWINGS: SEE NOTE-BOOK (BCM ACC NO 182.1988(1.
<5>Bibliographic reference: J F Head. 1955. 'EARLY MAN IN SOUTH BUCKS' PP51-52, 164 & FIGS 12B, 13; P165 (COIN).
<6>Unpublished document: J F Head. 1973. HEAD J F TO FARLEY M E (BCM) JAN 1973 (LETTER, FILED).
<7>Verbal communication: Mike Farley. 1972. FARLEY M E (BCM) 6 OCT 1972 PERS COMM FOLLOWING FIELD VISIT.
<8>Graphic material: Denise Allen. 1979. DENISE ALLEN 1979 PLOT AT 1:2500 (NMR PAPER STRIP METHOD)(PLOT FILED).
<9>Map: Ordnance Survey. 1975. OS 1975 1:2500 MAP. Paper. 1:2,500.
<10>Unpublished document: BCM ACCESSIONS REGISTER.
<11>Unpublished document: Ordnance Survey Field Investigator. OS RECORD CARD SP 70 SE 01.
<12>Graphic material: A M GIBSON (LEICESTER UNIVERSITY). 1978. GIBSON A M (LEICESTER UNIV) 1978 (DRAWINGS FILED).
<13>Scheduling record: English Heritage. 1995. SCHEDULING LIST OF INSPECTORATE OF ANCIENT MONUMENTS.

Associated excavations and fieldwork

  • EBC11121:

Related monuments

Images

Lodge Hill barrow, Saunderton  © Buckinghamshire County Council

Reports

No image caption available  © Buckinghamshire County Council

No image caption available © Buckinghamshire County Council