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Record details

BCC record ID:0079500000
Type of record:Find Spot
Summary:Roman roof tiles found suggesting the site of a Roman building
Grid Reference:SU 775 893
Parish:

HAMBLEDEN, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Monument type(s)

  • BUILDING? (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Undated)

Associated finds

  • ROOF TILE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

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

Roman building debris (no details) reported 1948 on information of A H Cocks. OS field investigator reported that no Roman material was visible in the fabric of Flint Hall in 1974, but on the NE side of the house, buildings of farm have probable tegula in wall, and tegula/imbrex found in field adjacent (B1).
Good site for a villa (B2).
Correspondence re site (B3).

Sources and further reading

<1>Unpublished document: Ordnance Survey Field Investigator. 1974. NAR Record card SU 78 NE:1.
<2>Article in serial: Keith Branigan. 1968. 'RB RURAL SETTLEMENT IN THE WESTERN CHILTERNS', IN ARCHAEOLOGICAL JOURNAL 124 P158. Vol 124.
<3>Unpublished document: 1963. CORRESPONDENCE BETWEEN C STANLEY & C N GOWING, DATED 15 AUG 1963.

Associated excavations and fieldwork

  • EBC13288: Surface finds
  • EBC16562: Site visit

Related monuments: none

Reports

No image caption available  © Buckinghamshire County Council

No image caption available © Buckinghamshire County Council