Element record MCC2784 - Late Iron Age/Roman ditch, Colchester Garrison PFI site (Area DR), Colchester


Late Iron Age/Roman ditch from Evaluation Trench DR2 (Area DR) of the Colchester Garrison PFI site, recorded in 2002.


Grid reference Centred TL 99607 22899 (1m by 5m)
Map sheet TL92SE
County ESSEX


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Ditch DRF201 containing later prehistoric sherds of potential Late Iron Age/early Roman date. It correlates with a cropmark (of a ditch), suggesting it was part of the same LIA/Roman field system as other local cropmark ditches. <1>

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Evaluation Report: Brooks, Howard (CAT). 2002. An archaeological evaluation by trial-trenching on Areas DR, G, M, P, Q, R, RO, S and T at Colchester Garrison PFI site, Colchester, Essex. CAT Report 207, p.4.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (2)

Record last edited

Dec 19 2016 12:13PM

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