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Record details

BCC record ID:0049801000
Type of record:Monument
Summary:Possible Roman corn-drying kiln found in excavation
Grid Reference:SP 7687 0164
Parish:

BLEDLOW-CUM-SAUNDERTON, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Monument type(s)

  • CORN DRYING KILN? (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Associated finds: none recorded

Protected status

  • 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

'...PART OF HYPOCAUST OR MORE PROBABLY A DRYING OVEN: ASHES OF THE FURNACE WERE THERE' (B5-6).
FLUE & OTHER TILES FOUND ON SITE (B1-5).

Sources and further reading

<1>Article in serial: C O Skilbeck. 1918. NOTE, IN SOC OF ANTIQUARIES OF LONDON PROCEEDINGS 31 PP67-68. Vol 31.
<2>Unpublished document: Ordnance Survey. OS RECORD CARDS SP 70 SE 03 & SP 70 SE 14 / OS 1960 SIX INCH MAP.
<3>Bibliographic reference: HEAD J F 1955 EARLY MAN IN S BUCKS P146.
<4>Article in serial: Keith Branigan. 1969. 'RB VILLA AT SAUNDERTON RECONSIDERED', IN RECS OF BUCKS 18 P274. Vol 18.
<5>Verbal communication: 1977. MR O J M LEE TO M E FARLEY (BCM) PERS COMM FEB 1977.
<6>Unpublished document: 1942, 1945. MR C O SKILBECK, LETTERS TO J F HEAD, 23 OCT 1942 & MISS C BAKER, 25 JULY 1945.

Associated excavations and fieldwork

  • EBC10002: Trial trenching

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