Monument details

HER Number:844/1/1
Type of record:Archaeology
Name:Roman Road - Thieves Moss, Delamere Forest (Chester - Manchester Route 7a)

Summary

19th century records state that a section of the Roman Road that runs from Chester to Manchester was visible here. It is described as being on a large embankent with a 31 foot (9.5 metres) wide roadway. However, a site visit in 1986 could find no surface remains of the road. The site is a Scheduled Monument.


Parish:OAKMERE, VALE ROYAL, CHESHIRE WEST AND CHESTER

Monument Types

  • ROAD (Road-major, Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • ROAD TRANSPORT SITE (Road route, Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
Protected Status:Scheduled Monument 1006775: Roman Road, Thieves Moss, Delamere Forest

Related records

844/1/0Related to: Roman Road - Chester to Manchester (Route 7a) (Monument)



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