Element record MCC2145 - ?Roman human remains, west of West Lodge Road, Colchester


Roman human remains found under a house west of West Lodge Road, recorded in the 19th century?


Grid reference TL 98507 24839 (point)
Map sheet TL92SE


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Human remains were found under a house west of West Lodge Road. The spot is marked on 1876 OS map and almost certainly refers to a Roman burial.<1><2>

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Cartographic materials: Ordnance Survey. 1876. 1876 OS 1:500 Maps of Colchester. 1:500. 12.11.
  • <1> Cartographic materials: Ordnance Survey. c.1805. 1805 1 inch OS Maps of Colchester. 12.11.
  • <2> Monograph: Hull, M. Rex. 1958. Roman Colchester: Reports of the Research Committee of the Society of Antiquaries of London. No. XX. p.293, 22A.

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  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Jan 24 2017 11:51AM

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