Roman remains unearthed next to Colchester's Mercury Theatre

January 11, 2019 - General

Archaeologists have unearthed the mosaic-like floors of a number of Roman homes next to a theatre complex. The finds were part of an excavation next to the Mercury Theatre in Colchester, Essex.

Excavations at the Mercury Theatre [Credit: Colchester Archaeological Trust]As well as the Roman floors and home foundations, archaeologists have also found a number of items including a bone dice and a candle holder.

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