Monument record MYO2012 - Clementhorpe Roman cemetery


Cemetery evidenced by 19th century find of coffin and inscribed tombstone (EYO 2839). RCHME (Vol 1, p107-108) states that several burials are recorded with 3rd-4th century grave goods (pots). May be associated with suggested villa at Clementhorpe (EYO2346-EYO2353).


Grid reference Centred SE 60288 51009 (55m by 83m)
Map sheet SE65SW
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

NMR Information

Full description
[SE 6028 5101] Roman Burial Ground [GS.]. (1)

Several burials and pottery suggest the existence of a small late 3rd. or 4th. century inhumation cemetery [Sited from map](2)

1 Ordnance Survey Map OS 1:1250 1962
2 The City of York. Volume 1: Eboracum: Roman York: Addendum Kept with York: Volume I 1977 Royal Commission on Historical Monuments, England 107

NMR, NMR data (Unpublished document). SYO2214.

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

Sources/Archives (2)

  • --- Unpublished document: NMR.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

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (2)

Record last edited

Feb 24 2020 10:37AM


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