Monument record MYO4861 - Site of Roman interval tower (SW3)

Summary

Remains of a Roman interval tower under Border's shop, Coney Street, where a fragment of walling is incorporated in the cellar wall. Exact location point unknown.

Location

Grid reference SE 6021 5190 (point)
Map sheet SE65SW
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire
Civil Parish York, City of York, North Yorkshire

Map

Type and Period (1)

Full Description

SE60225191. A Roman interval tower (SW3 on the key plan), is situated under Border's shop, Coney Street, where a fragment of walling is incorporated in the cellar wall. Excavated in 1939. (1)

[Tower SW4 has not been discovered but is a conjectural location.]

Siting confirmed but inspection of the remains not possible. (2)

1 An inventory of the historical monuments in the City of York. Volume I: Eburacum: Roman York
2 copies. 1962 Royal Commission on Historical Monuments, England 16
2 Field Investigators Comments F1 RW Emsley, 05-Jun-1063


NMR, NMR data (Unassigned). SYO2214.

RCHME, 1962, Inventory of the Historical Monuments in the City of York, Volume 1 Eboracum, p16 (Bibliographic reference). SYO62.

Sources/Archives (2)

  • --- Unassigned: NMR. NMR data.
  • --- Bibliographic reference: RCHME. 1962. Inventory of the Historical Monuments in the City of York, Volume 1 Eboracum. 1. p16.

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (4)

Record last edited

Jun 12 2020 12:47PM

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