Find Spot record MCC1894 - Roman amphora and glass vessels, cutting near North Station, Colchester

Summary

Roman amphora and glass vessels, cutting near North Station, recorded in 1846.

Location

Grid reference TL 99436 26360 (point)
Map sheet TL92NE
Non Parish Area COLCHESTER, COLCHESTER, ESSEX

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Full Description

William Wires Album records that south of the railway cutting near North Station, 'was found another amphora containing six glass vessels all but one were broken and an earthen lamp'.<1><2>

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Hull, M. Rex. Roman Colchester II: Extramural and Walls. II. fold out traced copy of Wire's map.
  • <2> Monograph: Hull, M. Rex. 1958. Roman Colchester: Reports of the Research Committee of the Society of Antiquaries of London. No. XX. p.257, No. 90.

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Record last edited

Jan 24 2017 8:22AM

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