Element record MCC548 - Post Boudican Roman water-main, Balkerne Hill, Colchester

Summary

Post Boudican water-main discovered during excavations at Balkerne Lane in 1973-6.

Location

Grid reference TL 99187 25081 (point)
Map sheet TL92NE
1848 Parish ST PETER
Non Parish Area COLCHESTER, COLCHESTER, ESSEX

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Type and Period (1)

Full Description

During excavations at Balkerne Lane in 1973-6 (ECC332) a post-Boudican Roman water-main was discovered. The timber water-main (CAT feature VF439) had been laid in a narrow gravelled alley to the north of a building (MCC547) beneath which it passed.<1>

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Serial: Crummy, Philip. 1981. CAR 3: Excavations at Lion Walk, Balkerne Lane and Middleborough, Colchester, Essex. 3. p.119.

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  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Oct 14 2016 9:56AM

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