Monument record MYO2289 - Building with bath, Fetter Lane


A Roman building consisting of three rooms, one of which was interpreted as a plunge bath, was observed during the excavation of a sewer trench along Fetter Lane in 1852. The sewer rtench crossed the three rooms obliquely, indicating that the building was oriented NW-SE. One room had a tiled floor comprising tegulae with the flanges cut off, stamped LEG IX HIS. Substantial timber beams, possibly roof beams, 30' long and 1' square were also observed.


Grid reference Centred SE 6006 5155 (16m by 11m)
Map sheet SE65SW
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire


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Record last edited

Sep 30 2014 5:23PM


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