Element record MCC957 - Roman tessellated pavement, Culver Street, Colchester

Summary

Roman tessellated pavement, Culver Street, recorded in 1922.

Location

Grid reference TL 99669 25154 (point)
Map sheet TL92NE
Non Parish Area COLCHESTER, COLCHESTER, ESSEX

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Full Description

One of two tessellated pavements recorded by Laver in Culver Street 1922. A plan is provided in his diary. The pavement was found opposite 'Wolton and Attwood's', central to the north face of the building 3ft 6" from the surface and 24th east-west. Located under Culver Street itself.<1><2>

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> DIARY: Laver, P. G.. 1916-1940. P.G. Laver's Diary. 12/12/1922.
  • <2> Monograph: Hull, M. Rex. 1958. Roman Colchester: Reports of the Research Committee of the Society of Antiquaries of London. No. XX. p.197 No 178.

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  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Oct 10 2016 4:08PM

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