Monument record MCC7607 - Colchester - Sheepen Road

Summary

Middle Bronze Age Deverel Rimbury type urnfield found in 1889 by workmen laying a drain in Water Lane (now Sheepen Road).

Location

Grid reference TL 991 257 (point) (FCE)
Map sheet TL92NE
Non Parish Area COLCHESTER, COLCHESTER, ESSEX

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Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Middle Bronze Age Deverel Rimbury type urnfield found in 1889 by workmen laying a drain in Water Lane (now Sheepen Road). Sven urns were found in a fairly close group. <1> Other refs. <2> <3>

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> DESC TEXT: unknown. 1960 0nwards. SMR form unknown.
  • <2> DESC TEXT: Trans Essex Archaeological Soc. 1893. Trans Essex Archaeol Soc. Vol 4, pp.18-20.
  • <3> DESC TEXT: Erith, FH and Longworth, IW. 1960. Porc Prehist Soc.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Nov 3 2015 11:41AM

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