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CAT Report 805: summary

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An archaeological watching brief at 26 Melrose Road, West Mersea, Essex: November 2014
by Adam Wightman
(with contributions from -)

Date report completed: December 2014
Location: 26 Melrose Road, West Mersea, Essex
Map reference(s): TM 601185 212710
File size: 1,460 kb
Project type: Archaeological watching brief
Significance of the results: *
Keywords: prehistoric, pit, flint

Summary. The Colchester Archaeological Trust undertook a watching brief during the construction of two extensions to the rear of 26 Melrose Road, West Mersea. One probable pit containing a worked flint was identified in the foundation trenches. The ?pit did not contain any later dated finds or inclusions and is presumed to be prehistoric in date.