Element record MCC864 - Roman tessellated pavement, Colchester Sixth Form College, North Hill, Colchester


Roman tessellated pavement, recorded in 1876.


Grid reference TL 99285 25308 (point)
Map sheet TL92NE


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Full Description

Tessellated pavement recorded under summer house in garden formerly belonging to Mr Halls.<1><2> The location is marked by a cross on the OS 1876 map but has no legend.<3>

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Article in serial: Wheeler, R. E. M. and Laver, P. G.. 1919. Roman Colchester. J.R.S. Volume IX page 139. p.158.
  • <2> Monograph: Hull, M. Rex. 1958. Roman Colchester: Reports of the Research Committee of the Society of Antiquaries of London. No. XX. Insula 9, No 4,p.96.
  • <3> Cartographic materials: Ordnance Survey. 1876. 1876 OS 1:500 Maps of Colchester. 1:500. XXVII 12.3.
  • <3> Cartographic materials: Ordnance Survey. c.1805. 1805 1 inch OS Maps of Colchester. XXVII 12.3.

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Record last edited

Jan 23 2017 10:02AM

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