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Record details

BCC record ID:0186602001
Type of record:Monument
Summary:Roman pits and ditch found in excavation on the line of the Amersham bypass
Grid Reference:SU 9482 9776
Parish:

AMERSHAM, Chiltern, Buckinghamshire

Monument type(s)

  • DITCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • PIT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Associated finds: none recorded

Public access information

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

Full description

DITCH RUNNING DIAGONALLY ACROSS LINE OF BY-PASS EXPOSED IN TURF/TOPSOIL STRIPPING. 3 SECTIONS ACROSS DITCH EXCAVATED; ALSO SHALLOW PITS ETC. (FURTHER DETAILS IN FILE)(B6).

Sources and further reading

<1>Bibliographic reference: FARLEY M E 1982 (SEE ENVELOPE FILE).
<2>Bibliographic reference: BCM ACCESSIONS REGISTER 80.74.
<3>Bibliographic reference: MELLING P & FARLEY M E 1982 (& SEE FARLEY M, HENIG M & TAYLOR J W 1988 HOARD OF LATE ROMAN BRONZE B.
<4>Bibliographic reference: MR P MELLING, S.BUCKS METAL DETECTOR CLUB AND M E FARLEY, SPRING 1986.
<5>Bibliographic reference: HENIG M 1984 RELIGION IN ROMAN BRITAIN PP138-139.
<6>Bibliographic reference: M E FARLEY, MAY 1986 (AND SEE CAS ENVELOPE FILE 1866).
<7>Graphic material: MRS B A STAINTON (CVAHS) JUNE 1982 (SEE DRAWING IN CAS ENV.
<8>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.

Associated excavations and fieldwork

  • EBC13371:

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Reports

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