Element record MCC1880 - 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 99988 25079 (point)
Map sheet TL92NE
County ESSEX
Non Parish Area COLCHESTER, COLCHESTER, ESSEX

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Full Description

A robbed-out Roman wall was discovered during excavations at the Eastern National Bus Depot. The wall-slot was 2ft. wide and contained mortar rubble. It ran in an east-west direction and was situated 7ft. below the surface.<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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Record last edited

Dec 12 2016 12:57PM

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