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St Leonards Church, Grendon Underwood, Buckinghamshire

Ford, Alan St Leonards Church, Grendon Underwood, Buckinghamshire. [Client Report] (Unpublished)




Between the 10th and 14th November 2003, OA carried out a field evaluation in the graveyard to the north of St Leonard's church, Grendon Underwood, Buckinghamshire (NGR: SP 6772 2099) on behalf of the Parochial Church Council. The evaluation revealed a sequence of medieval and possibly late Saxon activity against the north wall of the nave. This comprises the insertion of 3 graves into a buried medieval soil horizon sometime in the 12th to 13th centuries and possibly two phases of construction for buttresses in the 14th and possibly 15th centuries. Sherds of late Saxon pottery were recovered suggesting activity of that period in the vicinity.

Item Type:Client Report
Subjects:Geographical Areas > English Counties > Buckinghamshire
Period > UK Periods > Early Medieval 410 - 1066 AD
Period > UK Periods > Medieval 1066 - 1540 AD
ID Code:3736
Deposited By: Scott
Deposited On:06 Jun 2018 12:54
Last Modified:06 Jun 2018 12:54

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