Element record MCC1414 - Roman lead coffin, Lexden Road, Colchester

Summary

Roman lead coffin, Lexden Road, recorded in 1748.

Location

Grid reference TL 98890 24967 (point)
Map sheet TL92SE
Non Parish Area COLCHESTER, COLCHESTER, ESSEX

Map

Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Lead coffin found in Windmill field opposite the Hospital.<1><2><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.254, p.294, No 1.
  • <2> Index: Essex County Council. 1972. Colchester SMR (computer). SMR 13185.
  • <3> Monograph: Morant, Philip. 1768. The History and Antiquities of the County of Essex. Volume I. 2nd Ed, p.183.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

May 30 2017 1:49PM

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