Element record MCC1483 - Roman cremation burial, St Botolph's Vicarage, Colchester

Summary

Roman burial, St Botolph's Vicarage.

Location

Grid reference TM 00247 25120 (point)
Map sheet TM02NW
Non Parish Area COLCHESTER, COLCHESTER, ESSEX

Map

Type and Period (1)

Full Description

One of four vessels (cremation urns) at least have been found in the garden of St Botolph's Vicarage. They are of 1st and 2nd century AD date.<1><2>

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Monograph: Hull, M. Rex. 1958. Roman Colchester: Reports of the Research Committee of the Society of Antiquaries of London. No. XX. p.295 No 140, p.258.
  • <2> Index: Essex County Council. 1972. Colchester SMR (computer). SMR13156.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Jan 30 2017 1:39PM

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