Monument record MCC7645 - Near Creffield Road

Summary

Roman terracotta figures found with a child inhumation, including figures of Hercules, together with pottery and 36 coins of Agrippa and Claudius dated by Hull to 43 AD.

Location

Grid reference TL 9864 2470 (point) (FCE)
Map sheet TL92SE
Non Parish Area COLCHESTER, COLCHESTER, ESSEX

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Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Roman terracotta figures found with a child inhumation, including figures of Hercules, together with pottery and 36 coins of Agrippa and Claudius dated by Hull to 43 AD. They were found behind Joslin's house in 1866. <1> The figurines are made of pipe clay. <2> Other refs. <3> <4>

Sources/Archives (4)

  • --- Map: Ordnance Survey. unknown. OS.
  • <1> DESC TEXT: unknown. 1960 0nwards. SMR form unknown.
  • <2> RECORD SHEET/FORM: Ordnance Survey. unknown. OS cards. TL92NE2.39, 1976.
  • <3> DESC TEXT: Hull, MR. 1958. Roman Colchester. p254.

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Record last edited

Nov 3 2015 11:41AM

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