Element record MCC1034 - Roman tessellated pavement, Wire Street Arcade, Colchester

Summary

Roman tessellated pavement, Wire Street Arcade, recorded in 1929.

Location

Grid reference TL 99851 25114 (point)
Map sheet TL92NE
Non Parish Area COLCHESTER, COLCHESTER, ESSEX

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Type and Period (1)

Full Description

A tessellated pavement was discovered during the construction of the Wire Street Arcade in 1929.<1><2>

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Monograph: Hull, M. Rex. 1958. Roman Colchester: Reports of the Research Committee of the Society of Antiquaries of London. No. XX. Insula 38, No 102, p.213.
  • <2> Serial: Colchester Museums. 1933. Colchester Museum Reports 1925-1933. 1925-1933. 1929, pp.21-22.

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  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Oct 11 2016 1:33PM

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