Element record MCC1367 - Roman tombstone, Manor Road, Colchester

Summary

Roman civil tombstone, Manor Road, recorded in 1867.

Location

Grid reference TL 98963 25009 (point)
Map sheet TL92NE
Non Parish Area COLCHESTER, COLCHESTER, ESSEX

Map

Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Part of a civil tombstone found in Manor Road, north of Hospital.<1> This stone was catalogued by Price in 1884 (COLEM Price Collection No 991). A note records, "found in Martin's garden on Lords Land at a depth of 7ft in 1867".<2> According to Lavers Diary this is No 5 Hospital Lane.<3>

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Monograph: Hull, M. Rex. 1958. Roman Colchester: Reports of the Research Committee of the Society of Antiquaries of London. No. XX. p.293 No 36.
  • <2> Unpublished document: Hull, M. Rex. Roman Colchester II: Extramural and Walls. II. p.88.
  • <3> DIARY: Laver, P. G.. 1916-1940. P.G. Laver's Diary. 21/7/1922.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Jan 23 2017 1:48PM

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