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Record details

BCC record ID:1247017001
Type of record:Find Spot
Summary:Medieval floor tiles found during demolition of out-building at 64 Whielden Street
Grid Reference:SU 95660 97056
Parish:

AMERSHAM, Chiltern, Buckinghamshire

Monument type(s)

Associated finds

  • FLOOR TILE (14th Century - 1300 AD to 1399 AD)

Public access information

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

Full description

Plan Form - SQUARE
2 DECORATED ?PENN TILES FOUND BY MR R HOING DURING DEMOLITION OF WASH-HOUSE AT REAR OF C17 HOUSE. REPORTED TO BCM BY MONICA MULLIN OF AMERSHAM MUSEUM. TILES ARE HOHLER TYPES P/22 'BIRD IN WAVY CIRCLE', AND P/140 'FORKED MULTIFOILS...CONCENTRIC QUADRANTS'. (NOT CLEAR IF TILES IN-SITU OR REUSED) (B2-3).

Sources and further reading

<2>Verbal communication: MULLIN M (AMERSHAM MUSEUM) & BABB L (BCM) AUG 1997 PERS COMM.
<3>Article in serial: Christopher Hohler. 1941-2. 'MEDIEVAL PAVINGTILES IN BUCKINGHAMSHIRE', IN RECS OF BUCKS 14 PP1-49,99-132. Vol 14, parts 1 and 2. pp30,39,106,118

Associated excavations and fieldwork

  • EBC13068: Disturbed find

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