Element record MCC1435 - ?Anglo-Saxon burial, Fairfax Road, Colchester


?Anglo-Saxon burial, Fairfax Road, recorded in 1889.


Grid reference TL 99984 24610 (point)
Map sheet TL92SE


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Full Description

Hull (1958, p.294 no. 108) records, 'Roman and Saxon burials, arms and urns, found, according to Cutts, in Cromwell Road east of the Mersea Road'.<1><3>

The location of 108, however, is marked on Hull's map (and also on Cutt's Map) between Fairfax and Lucas Roads, i.e. to the south of Cromwell Road (but in the same vicinity).<1><2>

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.294, No 108.
  • <2> Monograph: Cutts, Reverend Edward L.. 1889. Historic Towns, Colchester. map inside book.
  • <3> Index: Essex County Council. 1972. Colchester SMR (computer). SMR13198.

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  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Jan 30 2017 10:18AM

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