Element record MCC935 - Roman tessellated pavement, Culver Street, Colchester

Summary

Roman tessellated pavement, Culver Street, recorded in 1936.

Location

Grid reference TL 99461 25141 (point)
Map sheet TL92NE
Non Parish Area COLCHESTER, COLCHESTER, ESSEX

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Full Description

In August 1936 a water main was cut along Culver Street from Head Street, against the sets paving the south gutter. Mr E.J. Rudsdale observed slight traces of a gravelled surface opposite the back gate of Barclay's Bank and, adjoining it on the east, another red tessellated pavement.<1>

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Monograph: Hull, M. Rex. 1958. Roman Colchester: Reports of the Research Committee of the Society of Antiquaries of London. No. XX. Insula26, No 130, p.136.

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Record last edited

Oct 27 2016 10:49AM

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