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Latitude: 51.8912 / 51°53'28"N
Longitude: 0.9024 / 0°54'8"E
OS Eastings: 599813
OS Northings: 225388
OS Grid: TL998253
Mapcode National: GBR SN5.DYM
Mapcode Global: VHKFZ.LQDK
Entry Name: Roman Wall 65 Yards North North West of the Castle
Listing Date: 2 December 1971
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1123675
English Heritage Legacy ID: 116867
Location: Colchester, Essex, CO1
Electoral Ward/Division: Castle
Built-Up Area: Colchester
Traditional County: Essex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex
Church of England Parish: Colchester St Botolph with Holy Trinity (LEP)
Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford
1. CASTLE PARK
Roman Wall 65 yds north-
north-west of the Castle
TL 9925 SE 5/536
C1 or later. 2 fragments of the northern boundary of the temple enclosure,
there are extensive remains beneath the Norman ramparts. Discovered during
the landscaping of the park in 1892 when a path was run through the wall.
The fragment to the west of the path measures 2 ft by 3 ft by 2 ft, that
on the east 10 ft by 3 ft by 3½ ft. Both are of stone and capped with
modern concrete slabs. (RCHM 35).
Listing NGR: TL9981325388
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