Monument record MCC7082 - Section across Shrub End Dyke, Mormon Church, Straight Road, Colchester


Section across Shrub End Dyke in service trench dug during the construction of the Mormon Church (Church of Jesus Christ and the Latter-Day Saints) in 1963.


Grid reference Centred TL 967 236 (0m by 1m) (FCE)
Map sheet TL92SE


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Shrub End Dyke section in service trench (water-main) during building of Mormon Church. Section shows ditch 2m wide at top but bottom not exposed (exposed to a depth of c.1.40m below ground surface). A post-hole was defined 1.80m from the inner (east) lip, and a short distance on either side (of the post-hole) two stake-holes.<1><2><3>

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> DESC TEXT: unknown. 1960 0nwards. SMR form unknown.
  • <2> DESC TEXT: unknown. unknown. Catalogue of Excavations and Observations. no.9.
  • <3> Serial: Hawkes, Christopher, F. C. & Crummy, Philip. 1995. CAR 11: Camulodunum II. 11. p.31, pp.51-52, p.121.

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  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Jan 12 2021 3:04PM

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