There are a wealth of places that still have their Brythonic names (Penn, Wendover), or a compound of Brythonic and Anglo Saxon (Brill, Chetwode, Great Brickhill) and there are pre-Roman earthworks all over the county.
Also, Cunobelinus, King of the Catuvellauni (and one of the legendary kings of the Britons) is said to have had a castle in the area which acted as an outpost (the earthworks of which still remain) and lent his name to the group of villages known as the Kimbles.
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Many ancient hunts became the king's property (worthy of note are Bernwood Forest, Whaddon Chase and Princes Risborough) as did all the wild swans of England. In the centre of the county, the lace industry was introduced and grew rapidly, because it gave employment to women and children from poorer families.
The ancient tradition of breeding swans in Buckinghamshire for the king's pleasure much later provided the inspiration for the heraldic supporter for Buckinghamshire County Council's coat of arms. Queen Victoria was once quoted as preferring "Bucks lace" for her pillows.
The Roman influence on Buckinghamshire is most widely felt in the Roman roads that cross the county.
Watling Street and Akeman Street both cross the county from east to west though there is circumspection that these are based on older roads.
The Romans also made use of the much older Icknield Way.
The first two were important trade routes linking London with other parts of Roman Britain, and the latter was used by the Romans as a line of defence. Newport Pagnell In the English Civil War (1642–1649) Buckinghamshire was mostly Parliamentarian, although some pockets of Royalism did exist. There’s no good time.” Awkward issues that come with an illness can be discussed frankly and openly in an online space in which everyone is dealing with something out of the ordinary.Here's where you can meet singles in Doylestown, Pennsylvania. Are you new to the area and looking to make new friends to meet for social drinks, dinners and sports? Have your existing friends moved away or are tied up with family and work? There are a lot of young people in this area but it sometimes seems like there's not a lot to do. High Wycombe 20s and 30s Meet Up was formed for you.One of the great battles worthy of mention in the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle was fought between Cerdic of Wessex, his son Cynric and the Britons at Chearsley, which is named after Cerdic himself. Many of these places were effectively wiped off the map in the conflict, but were later rebuilt.