Element record MCC1070 - Roman tessellated pavement, Manor Road, Colchester


Roman tessellated pavement, east end of Manor Road, recorded in 1876.


Grid reference TL 99165 25045 (point)
Map sheet TL92NE
County ESSEX


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Hull records, 'A tessellated pavement is marked on the same sheet [as MCC1069, marked on the 1:500 1876 OS Map] immediately at the rear of St. Mary's Villa, without date. It is actually just outside the gate.'<1><2>

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Cartographic materials: Ordnance Survey. 1876. 1876 OS 1:500 Maps of Colchester. 1:500.
  • <1> Cartographic materials: Ordnance Survey. c.1805. 1805 1 inch OS Maps of Colchester.
  • <2> Monograph: Hull, M. Rex. 1958. Roman Colchester: Reports of the Research Committee of the Society of Antiquaries of London. No. XX. No 38, p.243.

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Record last edited

Oct 12 2016 9:17AM

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