Monument record MYO2289 - Building with bath, Fetter Lane

Summary

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.

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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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