Element record MCC878 - Roman tessellated pavement, 62 West Stockwell Street, Colchester

Summary

Roman tessellated pavement, garden of 62 West Stockwell Street, recorded in 1769.

Location

Grid reference TL 99534 25334 (point)
Map sheet TL92NE
Non Parish Area COLCHESTER, COLCHESTER, ESSEX

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Full Description

A Roman pavement was spotted at the far end of the garden of the house opposite St Martins Church in Angel Lane in 1769.<1><2><3>

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Article in serial: Griffiths, Rev Dr. 1773. Account of a Roman Pavement, with wheat underneath it, found at Colchester. Arch ii,. Arch vii, pp.287-190.
  • <2> Monograph: Hull, M. Rex. 1958. Roman Colchester: Reports of the Research Committee of the Society of Antiquaries of London. No. XX. Insula 11, No 22, p.103.
  • <3> Monograph: Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England. 1922. Royal Commission on Historical Monuments (England): Essex, (North-East). Volume III. CC3, p.23, No 22.

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  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Nov 30 2016 1:40PM

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