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CAT Report 237: summary

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An archaeological watching brief at Cheviot residential care home, 11 Park Road, Colchester, Essex: August-September 2002
by Orr, K

Date report completed: 30/07/2003
Location: Lexden, Colchester, Essex
Map reference(s): TL98132483
File size: 225 kb
Project type: Watching brief (negative)
Significance of the results: Neg

Summary. A watching brief was carried out during works to extend the accommodation at Cheviot residential care home. The groundworks did not impact on any archaeological remains. The excavation of the footings and service-trench exposed between 0.85m and 1.6m of modern made-up ground which probably derives from infilling of the ground to level the garden in the recent past.