Monument record MCC8346 - Roman tomb, Errington Lodge, 22 Lexden Road, Colchester

Summary

Recorded as part of the West Cemetery of Roman Colchester by Hull. A Roman tomb is marked on the OS map as behind Errington Lodge. Sames as MCC1489.

Location

Grid reference TL 9857 2487 (point) (FCE)
Map sheet TL92SE
Non Parish Area COLCHESTER, COLCHESTER, ESSEX

Map

Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Recorded as part of the West Cemetery of Roman Colchester by Hull, is a tomb marked on the OS map as behind Errington Lodge.<1><2>

Note in Hull about this and other finds states, "Apart from a number of tile tombs which have been reported some of which are in the museum there are some finds styled tombs which may have been similar cists, or built structures, since nothing more is known of them".

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> DESC TEXT: Hull, MR. 1958. Roman Colchester. p.254.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. unknown. 1:500.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

Related Monuments/Buildings (3)

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Record last edited

Nov 14 2016 11:11AM

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