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|Type of record:||Monument|
|Name:||Possible Roman settlement site, Burwell|
Summary - not yet available
|Grid Reference:||TL 598 680|
|Parish:||Burwell, East Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire|
- ROOF TILE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
- SHERD (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
1., Possible Roman settlement lies NE of the village and E of Ness Road, on level ground on chalk at about 30ft above OD. Evidence for a settlement comes from sherds of the C2 - C3 said to have been found. Roof tiles and sherds of Horningsea type were noted on the site in 1969.
3. Roman site reported long ago by Dr Lucas. Visited 26/03/1952 by TC Lethbridge. Roman sherds C2 - C3.
<1> RCHM, 1972, An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in the County of Cambridgeshire. Volume II. North-East Cambridgeshire, 41 (Bibliographic reference). SCB13360.
<2> Lethbridge, T. C., Lethbridge excavation archive (Excavation archive). SCB1720.
<3> OS Corr 6in (Map). SCB9519.
<4> 1959, OS 6 inch map (Map). SCB9011.
Sources and further reading
|<1>||Bibliographic reference: RCHM. 1972. An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in the County of Cambridgeshire. Volume II. North-East Cambridgeshire. 41. |
|<2>||Excavation archive: Lethbridge, T. C.. Lethbridge excavation archive. |
|<3>||Map: OS Corr 6in. |
|<4>||Map: 1959. OS 6 inch map. |
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