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In September 1930 a well-built Roman wall of tiles in white mortar was cut through under the north kerb of High Street directly opposite the die of the war memorial and 40ft south of it. It ran N-S and was 4ft thick. The trench was shallow, so that only a foot of it was seen. <1><2>
Monograph: Hull, M. Rex. 1958. Roman Colchester: Reports of the Research Committee of the Society of Antiquaries of London. No. XX. Insula 30, No 113, page 204.
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MCC975Roman wall, near War Memorial, Colchester (Element)
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Jan 20 2016 8:21AM
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