Find Spot record MCC6960 - All Saints Church, Messing


Church contains Roman brick.


Grid reference TL 8967 1893 (point) (FCE)
Map sheet TL81NE


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Church contains Roman brick.<1>-<4><6> The chancel contains Roman brick set in herringbone fashion. There are traces of a former brick-arched window which must be Norman or earlier.<5>

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  • <1> MENTION: unknown. unknown. SMR.
  • <2> DESC TEXT: RCHME. 1922. An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in Essex - Volume 3. Vol 3, p180.
  • <3> MENTION: Hull, MR. 1963. Essex. Vol 3, p162.
  • <4> RECORD SHEET/FORM: Ordnance Survey. unknown. OS cards. TL81NE18, 1976.
  • <5> Monograph: Rodwell, Warwick J with Rodwell, KA. 1977. Historic Churches: a wasting asset. p.114.
  • <6> MENTION: unknown. 1982. List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest:Colchester. p.271.

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Sep 12 2016 9:28AM

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