Element record MCC1867 - Roman wall, Eastern National Bus Depot, Queen Street, Colchester

Summary

Roman robbed-out wall discovered during excavations at the Eastern National Bus Depot in 1931.

Location

Grid reference TL 99989 25063 (point)
Map sheet TL92NE
County ESSEX
Non Parish Area COLCHESTER, COLCHESTER, ESSEX

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Full Description

A robbed-out Roman wall foundation was discovered during excavations (ECC812) on land acquired for the Eastern National Bus Depot in 1931. The wall formed the southern wall of a room which had a tessellated floor, bounded on its north side by another wall (MCC1870).<1>

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Monograph: Hull, M. Rex. 1958. Roman Colchester: Reports of the Research Committee of the Society of Antiquaries of London. No. XX. p.216.

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  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Dec 12 2016 12:05PM

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