Find Spot record MYO243 - Heslington Roman gypsum burial
|Grid reference||SE 6300 5066 (point)|
|Civil Parish||Heslington, City of York, North Yorkshire|
|Unitary Authority||City of York, North Yorkshire|
Type and Period (2)
(SE 63005067) Roman Sepulchral Remains found (NAT).(1)
A stone coffin containing an inhumation covered in plaster, with various ornaments and the fragments of a Roman amphora and two glass vessels was the chief item mentioned (a).
The plaster cast of the body and ornaments now in York Museum.(2)
1 Ordnance Survey Map OS 25" 1938
2 Annotated Record Map Corr 6" (D Waterman 1949)
2a Yorkshire Philosophical Society : annual reports Incomplete 32-3 1830
NMR, NMR data (Unpublished document). SYO2214.
- --- SYO2214 Unpublished document: NMR. NMR data.
- None recorded
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Record last edited
Mar 20 2020 11:53AM