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Record details

BCC record ID:0191201002
Type of record:Find Spot
Summary:Lower to Middle Palaeolithic animal bone found in Taplow Station Pit
Grid Reference:SU 91900 81600
Parish:

TAPLOW, South Bucks, Buckinghamshire

BURNHAM, South Bucks, Buckinghamshire

Monument type(s)

Associated finds

  • MAMMAL REMAINS (Lower Palaeolithic to Middle Palaeolithic - 500000 BC to 40001 BC)

Public access information

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

Full description

MAMMALIAN REMAINS FROM TAPLOW STATION PIT (B4). MUSK OX SKULL & FAUNAL REMAINS FOUND LOW DOWN IN THE GRAVEL, AT THE POINT WHERE IT WAS MIXED WITH CHALK RUBBLE, OR ON CHALK ITSELF (B1).

Sources and further reading

<1>Bibliographic reference: WYMER J 1968 LOWER PALAEOLITHIC ARCHAEOLOGY IN BRITAIN PP 227-228, 234.

Associated excavations and fieldwork: none recorded

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