The Clayhall roof tile range really is worth considering when you want the finest roof tiles at a competitive price. The Clayhall roof tile range consists of:
The Clayhall roof tile Medium blend is a lovely light red colour with a very pleasing texture. The medium blend, like the entire Clayhall roof tile range is a quality roof tile with outstanding beauty and durability.
A very pleasing dark grey clay roof tile to compliment any property but particularly sought after for modern builds. The Dark Blend of the Clayhall roof tile range is a superb tile for so many settings.
The Red blend from the Clayhall roof tile range is a sumptuous darker red, but never garish! The hues are very pleasing to the eye and will set any roofing project off perfectly.
The Brown blend from the Clayhall roof tile range is simplicity itself, but never dull. The understated appeal of these quality roof tiles makes them a genuine favourite with builders with roofing projects where quality and durability are needed, but with a superb price tag.
The Hamlet mix from the Clayhall roof tile range is very appropriately named, as they really do evoke thoughts of a beautiful property set in a peaceful Hamlet in the glorious English countryside. However, the Hamlet mix from the Clayhall roof tile range will look equally impressive in the centre of a busy town too.
The Birchwood mix from the Clayhall roof tile range if a superb mixture of aesthetically pleasing shades to suit your property. The Birchwood mix from the Clayhall roof tile range is particularly sought after for barn conversions and country properties, although they also adorn many modern town dwellings too.
Essex is a lovely county to live and work in. Essex is situated in the southeast part of England, a little northeast of London. Essex is one of the home counties and borders with Suffolk and Cambridgeshire to the north, Hertfordshire to the west, Kent across the River Thames to the south, and London to the southwest. The county town of Essex is Chelmsford, which is actually the only city in the county.
When you require only the best in clay roof tiles, Heritage Clay Tiles Ltd really are the company to call. We have a massive range of clay roof tiles from stock to hand made varieties. In short, we have the perfect roof tile or fitting for any style of property, no matter what the age.
The Roman invasion of AD 43 began with a landing on the south coast, probably in the Richborough area of Kent. After some initial successes against the Britons, they paused to await reinforcements, and the arrival of the Emperor Claudius. The combined army then proceeded to the capital of the Catevellauni-Trinovantes at Colchester in Essex, and took it with relative ease.
Claudius held a review of his invasion force on Lexden Heath where the army formally proclaimed him Imperator. The invasion force that assembled before him included four legions, mounted auxiliaries and an elephant corps, in total, a force of around 30,000 men. At Colchester in Essex, the kings of eleven British tribes surrendered to the Roman Emperor.
Colchester in Essex became a Roman Colonia, with the official name Colonia Claudia Victricensis, which translates as the City of the Claudius Victory. It was initially the most important city in Roman Britain and in it they established a temple to the God Emperor Claudius. This was the largest building of its kind in Roman Britain.
The establishment of the Colonia is thought to have involved extensive appropriation of land from the Essex people, this and other grievances led to the Trinovantes joining their northern neighbours, the Iceni, in the Boudiccan revolt. The rebels entered the city, and after a Roman last stand at the temple of Claudius, methodically destroyed it, massacring many thousands. A significant Roman force attempting to relieve Colchester was destroyed in a pitched battle, known as the Massacre of the Ninth Legion.
The rebels then proceeded to sack London and St Albans, with Tacitus estimating that 70-80,000 people killed in the destruction of the three cities. Boudicca was defeated in battle, somewhere in the west midlands, and the Romans are likely to have ravaged the lands of the rebel tribes, so Essex will have suffered a great deal.
Despite this, the Trinovantes identity persisted. Roman provinces were divided into civitas for local government purposes, with a civitas for the Trinovantes strongly implied by Ptolemy. The late Roman period, and the period shortly after, was the setting for the King Cole legends based around Colchester.
So if you live in or around the Essex area, give Heritage Clay Tiles Ltd a call for the very best in clay roof tiles on the market.
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