Find Spot record MCC7564 - Church of St Michael and All Angels, Copford

Summary

Roman brick in the fabric.

Location

Grid reference TL 9349 2269 (point) (FCE)
Map sheet TL92SW
County ESSEX
Civil Parish COPFORD, COLCHESTER, ESSEX

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Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Roman brick in the fabric.<1>
Rodwell & Rodwell record, 'The great quantity of Roman bricks in the fabric probably came from a villa which is known a little to the north. There are also Roman finds from the churchyard and foundations of an unknown date have been reported in the grounds of the hall adjacent.'<2>
Other ref.<3>

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> DESC TEXT: unknown. 1960 0nwards. SMR form unknown.
  • <2> Monograph: Rodwell, Warwick J with Rodwell, KA. 1977. Historic Churches: a wasting asset. p.104.
  • <3> DESC TEXT: Department of the Environment. 1982. List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest: Colchester Rural. p62.

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Record last edited

Sep 12 2016 10:57AM

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