Element record MCC1057 - Roman pavement, North Station Road, Cochester

Summary

Roman pavement, North Station Road, recorded in 1929 and observed again in 1952.

Location

Grid reference TL 99352 25777 (point)
Map sheet TL92NE
Non Parish Area COLCHESTER, COLCHESTER, ESSEX

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Full Description

Laver notes in his diary that in 1929 a Roman pavement had been found under the modern path and street opposite the Victoria Inn, and shows the area of this covering the end of the lane and extending about the width of the lane further, both north and south of it.<1><2>
This was apparently observed again by Hull in 1952.<3>

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> DIARY: Laver, P. G.. 1916-1940. P.G. Laver's Diary. May 1929.
  • <2> Monograph: Hull, M. Rex. 1958. Roman Colchester: Reports of the Research Committee of the Society of Antiquaries of London. No. XX. p.241.
  • <3> Monograph: Hull, M. Rex. 1958. Roman Colchester: Reports of the Research Committee of the Society of Antiquaries of London. No. XX. p.241, Note 4.

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Record last edited

Oct 11 2016 2:46PM

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