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Record details

BCC record ID:0029210000
Type of record:Find Spot
Summary:Late Iron Age, Roman, Saxon, medieval and Tudor metalwork found whilst metal-detecting
Grid Reference:SU 94800 97900
Parish:

AMERSHAM, Chiltern, Buckinghamshire

Monument type(s)

Associated finds

  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT
  • BROOCH (Late Iron Age to 1st Century Roman - 100 BC? to 99 AD?)
  • COIN (4th Century - 300 AD to 399 AD)
  • STIRRUP (9th Century to 11th Century - 800 AD to 1099 AD)
  • SEAL MATRIX (Medieval - 1066 AD? to 1539 AD?)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Medieval to 16th Century - 1066 AD? to 1599 AD?)
  • COIN (13th Century - 1200 AD to 1299 AD)

Public access information

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

Full description

BOW BROOCH C1AD/BC; LATE SAXON STIRRUP MOUNT WITH QUADRUPED; DOUBLE ANIMAL HEADED BAR WITH HANGERS; SEAL MATRIX UNIDENTIFIABLE; PLATE WITH STUDS AND LOZENGE SHAPED LOOPED STUD, LATE MED\TUDOR; ALSO COIN OF CONSTANTINE 307-337 AND C13 COIN SILVER LONG CROSS PENNY (SEE NOTES FILED).

Sources and further reading

---Article in serial: P A Yeoman and I J Stewart. 1992. 'A ROMANO-BRITISH VILLA ESTATE AT MANTLES GREEN, AMERSHAM', IN RECS OF BUCKS 34. Vol 34.
<1>Unpublished document: CORRESPONDENCE BETWEEN T L JONES (MIN OF WORKS) & BCM 1955-1956.
<2>Unpublished document: BCM ACCESSIONS REGISTER (9.56, 25.57, 95.75)..
<3>Article in serial: Unknown. 1957. 'THE MUSEUM', IN RECS OF BUCKS 16 P118. Vol 16.
<4>Bibliographic reference: Viatores. 1964. ROMAN ROADS IN SE MIDLANDS P211.
<5>Unpublished document: Ordnance Survey. OS RECORD CARD SU 99 NW 1 AND NW 4 (2 CARDS FOR SAME SITE).
<6>Article in serial: Keith Branigan. 1967. 'ROMANO BRITISH RURAL SETTLEMENT IN THE WESTERN CHILTERNS', IN ARCHAEOL J 124 P157. Vol 124.
<7>Unpublished document: LIST OF COINS FOUND 1955, IDENTIFIED AT ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM (FILED)..
<9>Verbal communication: PIKE L E, TO FARLEY M E MARCH 1974.
<10>Unpublished document: BCM ACCESSIONS REGISTER, 1974.309.
<11>Unpublished document: D Charlesworth. 1974. LETTER IDENTIFYING GLASS FRAGMENTS, JUNE 1974.
<12>Unpublished document: BCM ACCESSIONS REGISTER 1974.190.
<13>Unpublished document: A David. 1982. AMERSHAM BYPASS, ANCIENT MONUMENTS LAB REPORT, GEOPHYSICS G 11/82.
<14>Article in serial: Peter Yeoman. 1984. 'MANTLES GREEN AMERSHAM', IN SOUTH MIDLANDS ARCHAEOLOGY 14 PP11-13. Vol 14.
<15>Article in serial: S S Frere. 1984. 'ROMAN BRITAIN IN 1984', IN BRITANNIA 40 P302. Vol 40.
<16>Excavation archive: Buckinghamshire County Museum. 1983-4. EXCAVATION ARCHIVE, MANTLES GREEN MEADOW EXCAVATION 1983-1984.
<18>Unpublished document: CLARK T & FARLEY M E JAN 1985.
<19>Unpublished document: SMITHSON S (OXFORD IN-SERVICE STUDENT) FEB 1985 (SEE HIS REPORT FILED)..
<20>Verbal communication: BACKWAY R (SBMDC) & FARLEY M E OCTOBER 1988.
<21>Unpublished document: 1994. FRY M & FARLEY M E JANUARY 1994 (SEE CORRESPONDENCE FILED, & CATALOGUE).
<22>Article in serial: A S Esmonde Cleary (ed). 1994. 'ROMAN BRITAIN IN 1993', IN BRITANNIA 25 P276. Vol 25.
<23>Verbal communication: CLARK T NOV 1995 PERS COMM (NOTES & PHOTOGRAPHS, FILED).

Associated excavations and fieldwork

  • EBC10354:

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