Element record MCC1367 - Roman tombstone, Manor Road, Colchester
|Grid reference||TL 98963 25009 (point)|
|Non Parish Area||COLCHESTER, COLCHESTER, ESSEX|
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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>
- <1> SCC48 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> SCC114 Unpublished document: Hull, M. Rex. Roman Colchester II: Extramural and Walls. II. p.88.
- <3> SCC87 DIARY: Laver, P. G.. 1916-1940. P.G. Laver's Diary. 21/7/1922.
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Record last edited
Jan 23 2017 1:48PM