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Record details

BCC record ID:0943200000
Type of record:Monument
Summary:Medieval to post-medieval woodland boundary bank, sawpit and trackway recorded during initial woodland survey at Weedonhill Wood
Grid Reference:SU 946 992
Parish:

AMERSHAM, Chiltern, Buckinghamshire

Monument type(s)

Associated finds: none recorded

Public access information

Is the site accessible to the public?Unclassified
Is the site visible from a public viewpoint?Unclassified

Full description

Initial (reconnaisance) survey carried out by David Radford of BCC in April 2005 identified 1 boundary bank, 1 filled-in saw pit, 1 trackway and traces of coppice. Woodland was mixed coniferous and deciduous. Features visible close to the railway cutting included a rutted linear track now overgrown with mature beech trees, a long rectangular trench aprox. 10m X 2m, and a double rectangular possible vehicle pit. These may be WWII features [see CAS ](B1).
NGR to centre of Weedonhill Wood.

Sources and further reading

<1>Unpublished document: David Radford (BCC). 2005. Chiltern Woodland: Pro-forma Record of Site Visit.

Associated excavations and fieldwork

  • EBC16686: Woodland survey (reconnaisance)

Related monuments: none

Images

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