Monument record MCC2869 - Roman Kiln?, Fitzwalter Road, Colchester


Possible Roman kiln found in Mr Duncan Clarke's garden in Fitzwalter Road in 1958.


Grid reference TL 97763 24845 (point)
Map sheet TL92SE
County ESSEX


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Remains of pottery found in Mr Duncan Clarke's garden in Fitzwalter Road suggested a kiln, and fragments of vitrified kiln-wall and clay blocks establish reinforce this idea.<1><2><3>

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Monograph: Hull, M. Rex. 1958. Roman Colchester: Reports of the Research Committee of the Society of Antiquaries of London. No. XX. p.248.
  • <2> Article in serial: Wheeler, R. E. M. and Laver, P. G.. 1919. Roman Colchester. J.R.S. Volume IX page 139. No 189.
  • <3> Index: Essex County Council. 1972. Colchester SMR (computer). 11783.

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Record last edited

Dec 21 2016 11:59AM

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