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In a lecture on St Peter's Parish P.G. Laver said 'on the site of Messrs Simkin's furniture warehouse certain ovens etc were found suggesting a glass blower's works'.<1>
Also a photograph of a kiln on this site was given to the museum. It showed a small kiln of 13th or 14th century date. <2>
Article in serial: Unknown. 1924. Essex County Standard. 11/3/1924.
Monograph: Hull, M. Rex. 1958. Roman Colchester: Reports of the Research Committee of the Society of Antiquaries of London. No. XX. Insula 17, page146.
Related Monuments/Buildings (1)
MCC834Medieval glass kiln, Simkin's Shop, North Hill, Colchester (Monument)
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