Element record MCC2107 - Roman tessellated pavement, garden of Trinity House, Lion Walk, Colchester

Summary

Roman tessellated pavement, garden of Trinity House, recorded in 1748.

Location

Grid reference TL 99673 25111 (point)
Map sheet TL92NE
Non Parish Area COLCHESTER, COLCHESTER, ESSEX

Map

Type and Period (1)

Full Description

In 1748 and subsequently a tessellated pavement has been uncovered in the garden of Trinity House, nearly 3ft. below the surface.<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. Insula 28, No 73, p.196.
  • <2> Monograph: Morant, Philip. 1768. The History and Antiquities of the County of Essex. Volume I. iii, p.21.

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  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Jan 24 2017 11:49AM

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