April 4th, 2018

Colchester Castle

Victoria Tower, Colchester, 1898.
162 ft high topped by statue of St Helena
Castle Park Gates 1892, Colchester.
Funded by
Viscount Cowdrey and displays the Cowdray Coat of Arms
Rotunda, Castle Park, Colchester
Victory Sculpture War Memorial, by Henry Charles Fehr, 1919.
Located in Cowdray Crescent, outside the gates of Colchester Castle
Daffodils in full bloom
Colchester Castle
According to the Colchester Chronicle, Eudo Dapifer built Colchester Castle in 1076. The castle was designed by Gundulf of Rochester
Avignon Garden, Castle Cardens. Opened by the Mayor of Colchester in 1982
Roman Mosaic Floor
Colchester Castle
2nd Century Middleborough Mosaic
Colchester Castle
Roman Mosaic Floor
Colchester Castle
Display of ancient artifacts, Colchester Castle
Roman Coins
Colchester Castle
Headstone of
Marcus Favonius Facilis
Colchester Castle
Headstone of Longinus
Died at the age of 40 in Colchester
Colchester Castle
Imperial Helmet as worn by Roman Legionnaire
Colchester Castle
Silver medallion of Emperor Augustus
Colchester Castle
Colchester Borough Seal, 1413
Colchester Castle
Roman Coins
Colchester Castle
Roman brick wall in herringbone design
Colchester Castle
Roman herringbone bricked fireplace
Colchester Castle
Tales of horror from the prison cells
Colchester Castle
The Temple of Claudius, AD 54
Colchester Castle
Cauldron
Colchester Castle
The Colchester Sphinx
Colchester Castle
The Colchester Vase
Colchester Castle
Design around the Colchester Vase
Colchester Castle
Wooden window frame, 1450
Colchester Castle
The Colchester Antiphony, 1254-1268
Colchester Castle
Gospel Book from around 1110-1140
Colchester Castle
Illuminated Book of Hours
Colchester Castle
'The Green Lady'
Painting from St Osyth Priory, 1397
Colchester Castle
Royal Charter of Richard II, 1378
Colchester Castle
'The Virgin'
Painting from St Osyth Priory, 1397
Colchester Castle
Lantern Clock by
William Bacon, 1650
Colchester Castle
Royal Coat of Arms
Colchester Castle
Pikeman's Armour, Cavalry Helmet and a Matchlock Musket, 1648
Colchester Castle
The ruins of St Botolph Priory, Colchester
Lion Walk United Reformed Church, Colchester
Church Micro 4956
Stained Glass Windows
Lion Walk United Reformed Church, Colchester
Flower Displays
Lion Walk United Reformed Church, Colchester
Marcus Favonius Facilis
Footpath flagstone, Colchester
4th Century Lion Walk Mosaic, Colchester
St Botolph's Church Colchester
Tymperleys Clock Museum and Information Centre, Colchester

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