Find Spot record MYO266 - Roman stone sarcophagus


Mechanical digging in 1959 cut through an oak lining to a trench/ grave into which a lead coffin had been inserted. Lid was ornamented with four St Andrew's crosses. A few small fragments of bone and gypsum were apparently fro the coffin.


Grid reference SE 6310 5310 (point)
Map sheet SE65SW
Civil Parish Heworth Without, City of York, North Yorkshire


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Record last edited

Feb 20 2018 3:16PM


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