LEIC-C0DD09: Fragment of a Roman ceramic flue tile

Rights Holder: Leicestershire County Council
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Unique ID: LEIC-C0DD09

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Roman ceramic flue tile fragment, 90mm in length, 90mm wide and 25mm thick with a weight of 253g.

The fragment is sub rectangular in form and cross section.

One surface has an incised pattern consisting of six parallel grooved lines in the centre with a series of short lines diagonally placed atone side and a series of thin chevrons on the other.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 43
Date to: Circa AD 410

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 90 mm
Width: 90 mm
Thickness: 25 mm
Weight: 253 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Joyce Lee
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

Primary material: Ceramic
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Charnwood (District)
Parish or ward: Barrow upon Soar (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK5618
Four figure Latitude: 52.75671615
Four figure longitude: -1.17166659
1:25K map: SK5618
1:10K map: SK51NE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 28 days ago
Updated: 25 days ago

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