Monument record MCC8045 - Colchester-Tapwoods-Lexden Dyke

Summary

Dyke ditch exposed by road construction.

Location

Grid reference TL 9737 2524 (point) (FCE)
Map sheet TL92NE
Non Parish Area COLCHESTER, COLCHESTER, ESSEX

Map

Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Dyke ditch exposed by road construction. Ditch was V-shaped, 12.5 feet deep and about 20 feet wide. Fourth century coin recovered from section three feet from base. <2>

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> DESC TEXT: unknown. 1960 0nwards. SMR form unknown.
  • <2> EXCAV REPORT: Crummy, P. unknown. CAR 6. 0-71a.
  • <3> Photograph: unknown. 1971. misc sites book 3. 1-4.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

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Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Nov 3 2015 11:41AM

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