Element record MCC1073 - Roman hypocaust, Crouch Street, Colchester
|Grid reference||TL 99181 24981 (point)|
|Non Parish Area||COLCHESTER, COLCHESTER, ESSEX|
Type and Period (1)
In 1925 the remains of the pilae of a hypocaust, of square tiles, with pottery, tiles, tesserae, and other indications of a building were recorded in Crouch Street by Mr Rudsdale.<1><2> This is almost certainly part of the hypocaust uncovered in 1973 (see MCC1235).<3>
- <1> SCC3 Monograph: Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England. 1922. Royal Commission on Historical Monuments (England): Essex, (North-East). Volume III. p.29,15a.
- <2> SCC48 Monograph: Hull, M. Rex. 1958. Roman Colchester: Reports of the Research Committee of the Society of Antiquaries of London. No. XX. No 39, p.243.
- <3> SCC101 Monograph: Crummy, Philip. 1992. CAR 6: Excavations at Culver Street, the Gilberd School, and other sites in Colchester 1971-85. 6. p.340.
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Record last edited
Oct 11 2016 4:56PM