Element record MCC938 - Roman tessellated pavement, Culver Street, Colchester

Summary

Roman tessellated pavement, Culver Street, recorded in 1909.

Location

Grid reference TL 99585 25141 (point)
Map sheet TL92NE
Non Parish Area COLCHESTER, COLCHESTER, ESSEX

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Full Description

A tessellated pavement was found at a depth of 6ft at the back entrance to No 1 Trinity Street when excavating for a drain. No coloured tesserae were found, and the remains could not be traced because of surrounding buildings.<1><2>

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Monograph: Hull, M. Rex. 1958. Roman Colchester: Reports of the Research Committee of the Society of Antiquaries of London. No. XX. Insula 27, No 75, p.195.
  • <2> Serial: The Essex Society for Archaeology and History. 1909. Vol. 10 (New Series) Transactions of the Essex Archaeological Society. Vol. X (New Series). p.88.

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Record last edited

Nov 30 2016 3:11PM

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