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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: ROMAN WELL AT NGR ST 6571 6939

List entry Number: 1384575

Location

ROMAN WELL AT NGR ST 6571 6939

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
Bath and North East SomersetUnitary AuthorityKeynsham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 22-Jan-1991

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 485010

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History

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Details

KEYNSHAM

ST66NE Roman well at NGR ST 6571 6939 739-1/2/1 22/01/91

II

Well. C3. Coursed limestone rubble walling to well, of 0.6m in diameter. HISTORICAL NOTE: the well was sited next to a small Roman building, incorporating a bath suite, which was associated with a large Roman villa at Durley Hill to the west. The site was excavated in 1922 and the foundations of the building were resited in 1927. The well is now under a protective manhole cover and surrounded by the Cadbury factory buildings. (Archaeologia: London: 1926-: 136; Antiquaries Journal: London: 1922-: 210; 371; Antiquaries Journal: London: 1924-: 234; Lowe B and Whitehead M: The Changing Face of Keynsham in Old Photographs: Stroud: 1994-: 17).





Listing NGR: ST6570369402

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Lowe, B, Whitehead, M, The Changing Face of Keynsham in Old Photographs, (1994), 17
'Journal of the Society of Antiquaries of London' in Journal of the Society of Antiquaries of London, (1924), 234
'Journal of the Society of Antiquaries of London' in Journal of the Society of Antiquaries of London, (1922), 210, 371
'Archaeologia' in Archaeologia, (1926), 136

National Grid Reference: ST 65703 69402

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