Thesaurus Term/Concept: ARCH

Identifier 70309
Status Preferred
Index? Yes
Scope Note A structure over an opening usually formed of wedge-shaped blocks of brick or stone held together by mutual pressure and supported at the sides; they can also be formed from moulded concrete/ cast metal. A component; use for free-standing structure only.

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Context Record
Monument Type MCC3221 Archway 30 yds E of the Castle (Listed Building)
Monument Type MCC8394 Colchester - Balkerne Gate (Monument)
Monument Type MCC7811 Colchester - Maidenburgh Street (Monument)
Monument Type MCC7627 St Marys Church, Easthorpe (Monument)