Element record MCC2787 - Late Iron Age/Roman ditches at Colchester Garrison PFI site (Area R), Colchester


Late Iron Age/Roman ditches from Evaluation Trenches R1-R3 and Trenches R7 and R10 (Area R) of the Colchester Garrison PFI site, recorded in 2002.


Grid reference Centred TL 98890 22112 (246m by 196m)
Map sheet TL92SE
County ESSEX


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Trenches R1 – R3 and Trenches R7 and R10 all contained Late Iron Age/Roman ditches, most of which correspond to the cropmark data from this area. Several of these features are part of the trackway that runs SW to NE across this area.<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, pp.25-28.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Dec 19 2016 12:31PM

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