Ditch containing Romano-British pottery, Nuneaton Road, Mancetter
A short ditch of Roman date which contained pottery sherds was recorded in Nuneaton Road, Mancetter.
1 Archaeological observation carried out during construction of a riding arena. The excavation uncovered a short ditch, 5m long and tapering off containing a Roman tile, a fragment of baked clay and a considerable amount of Roman pottery dating to the 3rd and 4th century. Amongst the pottery found were a Samian cup and 26 painted mortaria sherds.
2 Location plan A shows location of Roman pottery.