Monument record MCC4957 - The Old Poultry Market Site, North Station Road


Roman features including a masonry foundation excavated during an archaeological evaluation by trial trenching


Grid reference TL 9930 2570 (point)
Map sheet TL92NE


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

An evaluation comprising three achine- dug trenches revealed evidence of Roman and later date. <1>. The earliest activity on site is the Roman features including a Masonry foundation: it is the most southerly evidence of the Roman suburb yet to be found North of the River. <1>.

Roman remains I.e. structures on site on same allignment as previously recorded buildings (See PRNs 12365 and 13248) to the North.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • --- CORRESPONDENCE: Colchester Archaeological Trust. 1999. Archival eports 1998. 5/98 e.
  • --- DESC TEXT: Colchester Archaeological Trust. 1998. Archival Reports 1998.
  • <1> Evaluation Report: Crossan, Carl. 1998. Archaeological Evaluation. The Old Poultry Market Site, North Station Road.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Nov 3 2015 11:41AM

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