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CAT Report 167: summary

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An archaeological watching brief at Lexden Wood Golf Club (Westhouse Farm), Colchester, Essex: December 2001
by Orr, K
(with contributions from Benfield, S; Crummy, N; Sealey, Dr. P.)

Date report completed: 09/01/2002
Location: Lexden, Colchester, Essex
Map reference(s): TL973261, TL97322608
File size: 547 kb
Project type: Watching brief
Significance of the results: *
Keywords: daub, amphora, Roman settlement, enclosure, aerial survey, coins

Summary. No traces of the enclosure first identified through aerial photographs was exposed during the watching brief. However, two sherds of amphora and some burnt daub may indicate Roman settlement in the vicintity or Roman usage of the enclosure.