Monument record MCC7652 - Near Beverley Road

Summary

Roman tombstone and cremation.

Location

Grid reference TL 9863 2481 (point) (FCE)
Map sheet TL92SE
Non Parish Area COLCHESTER, COLCHESTER, ESSEX

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Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Roman tombstone and cremation. Tomb sculptured with the figure of a centurion from a field adjacent to Beverley Road. Nearby was a cremation in a leaden olla, and other vessels. Hull notes cremation (Hull site 26) found under E side of Beverley Road. <1> Inscribed sepulchral stone found in 1868. <2> Other refs. <3> <4> <5> <6>

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <1> DESC TEXT: unknown. 1960 0nwards. SMR form unknown.
  • <2> RECORD SHEET/FORM: Ordnance Survey. unknown. OS cards. TL92NE2.36, 1976.
  • <3> DESC TEXT: Hull, MR. 1958. Roman Colchester. p254, no 15.
  • <4> DESC TEXT: Trans Essex Archaeological Soc. unknown. Trans Essex Archaeol Soc. Vol 4, p.379.
  • <5> DESC TEXT: Trans Essex Archaeological Soc. unknown. Trans Essex Archaeol Soc. Vol 5, pp.88-92.
  • <6> DESC TEXT: Watkin, WT. 1877. Archaeol J. Vol 34, p.81.

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Record last edited

Nov 3 2015 11:41AM

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