Monument record MCC8735 - Congregational Church Grounds, High Street

Summary

Watching brief in 1991.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 0388 2192 (65m by 54m) (FCE)
Map sheet TM02SW
Civil Parish WIVENHOE, COLCHESTER, ESSEX

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Full Description

Watching brief in 1991. Visited in response to a report of 2.5m deep pit with high content of oyster in fill. Nothing observed as area concreted over when visited. The minister also reported subsidence nearby, over what is believed to be a filled-in well. Subsidence and pit locations plotted. According to Len Leach, the church stands in the former grounds of Wivenhoe Hall (demolished 1927). <1>

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> CORRESPONDENCE: Crossan, C. unknown. Fax sent to M.Medlycott.

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Nov 3 2015 11:41AM

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