Colchester Archaeological Trust
EAS Report 6: summary
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Volume 16, 1984-5: Excavation at 147 Lexden Road, Colchester
by M.D. Brasier
Date report completed: 1984-5
File size: 4,757 kb
Significance of the results:
Keywords: 147 Lexden Road, Colchester, Somerford, pottery,
As a result of accidental finds, a small excavation took place between 1960 and 1965 in the garden of 'Somerford', 147 Lexden Road, Colchester.
The main feature discovered was a gully, pit or trench. Which contained large amounts of pottery and other domestic and building debris. There was little eveidence to show any occupation after A.D. 60.