Monument record MYO4517 - Possible Romano-British settlement site


A fragment of a mortarium rim; an area of paving may indicate a possible settlement site.


Grid reference Centred SE 5569 4707 (365m by 580m)
Map sheet SE54NE
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire
Civil Parish Copmanthorpe, City of York, North Yorkshire


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

NMR Information:

A rim of mortarium was found in 1936, by Mr Atkinson of Bilbrough, on
the Leeds University Farm between the main York-Tadcaster road and
the Copmanthorpe Road. 'Paving' found may indicate an R.B.
dwelling-site. (1)

Mr. Atkinson indicated the approximate position of this find at
SE 55754695 (2)

2a Oral information, correspondence (not archived) or staff comments Mr M. Atkinson, School House, Bilbrough, Yorks.
1 The Yorkshire archaeological journal 215- 33, 1936-8 (M.K. Clark)
2 Field Investigators Comments F1 ECW 17-JUN-63

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Aug 2 2019 1:55PM


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