Element record MCC1358 - Roman cremations, found near Queens Road, Colchester
|Grid reference||TL 98235 24769 (point)|
|Non Parish Area||COLCHESTER, COLCHESTER, ESSEX|
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Roman urns found at north end of field 1266A.<1><2>
These are likely to be Hull's Grave Group 627, 'The base only of an urn, found full of bones in field 1266a at a spot 26ft 9" south of the north fence of the footpath south of Roddam Close and 6ft west of the line of division between no's 3 and 5 Roddam Close. Information given by Mr A.F. Hall".<3>
- <1> SCC48 Monograph: Hull, M. Rex. 1958. Roman Colchester: Reports of the Research Committee of the Society of Antiquaries of London. No. XX. p.254, 293, No20.
- <2> SCC226 Index: Essex County Council. 1972. Colchester SMR (computer). SMR13191.
- <3> SCC207 Unpublished document: Hull, M. Rex. Unknown. Inventory of Grave Groups. No627.
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Record last edited
Sep 23 2016 3:43PM