Element record MCC880 - Roman tessellated pavement, West Stockwell Street, Colchester
|Grid reference||TL 99566 25352 (point)|
|Non Parish Area||COLCHESTER, COLCHESTER, ESSEX|
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A few years before 1771, a tessellated pavement was spotted 'under or near the house next below' the house opposite St Martin's Church, West Stockwell Street.<1><2><3>
- <1> SCC83 Article in serial: Griffiths, Rev Dr. 1773. Account of a Roman Pavement, with wheat underneath it, found at Colchester. Arch ii,. Arch ii, pp.287-290.
- <2> SCC40 Monograph: Morant, Philip. 1768. The History and Antiquities of the County of Essex. Volume I. p.183.
- <3> SCC48 Monograph: Hull, M. Rex. 1958. Roman Colchester: Reports of the Research Committee of the Society of Antiquaries of London. No. XX. Insula 11, No 23, p.103.
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Record last edited
Nov 30 2016 1:43PM