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Record details

BCC record ID:0064800000
Type of record:Monument
Summary:Early to Middle Iron Age settlement remains recorded in excavation
Grid Reference:SP 78800 00580
Parish:

BLEDLOW-CUM-SAUNDERTON, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Monument type(s)

  • SETTLEMENT (Early Iron Age to Middle Iron Age - 700 BC to 101 BC)

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

IA SETTLEMENT SITE 600M S OF UPPER ICKNIELD WAY.4 IRREGULAR INTERSECTING PITS,VERTICAL SIDES & FLAT BOTTOMS: PROBABLY WORKING PLACE, NOT STORAGE (CF.WOODBURY).'OCCUPATION LEVEL' EXTENDED ACROSS BRIM OF PITS & OVER WHOLE SITE: MANY FINDS.DATE 300-250BC? FARM NEARBY?(B1).NGR FROM MAPS IN B1(B4).

Sources and further reading

<1>Bibliographic reference: HEAD J F & PIGGOTT C M 1942-45 IRON AGE SITE AT BLEDLOW, BUCKS, RECSOFBUCKS14PP149-150,189-209"".
<2>Unpublished document: BCM ACCESSIONS REGISTER.
<3>Bibliographic reference: DENNINGTON R F & GALLANT L 1964 IRON AGE POTTERY F ROM THORNEY FARM, IVER, RECSOFBUCKS17PP241,247,25.
<4>Map: A R PIKE FROM BI1 (ESP MAP A, P190).
<5>Map: CMAG/FARLEY M E NOV 1988 (SEE MAPS & DISTRIBUTION LISTS FILED).
<6>Bibliographic reference: PIKE A R & BCM ACCESSIONS REGISTER,1987.
<7>Verbal communication: Babb L. 1995. Pers comm Babb L to Wise J.

Associated excavations and fieldwork

  • EBC10985:

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