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Quiz: As Roman treasure is found at William & Griffin, we ask how much do you know about Colchester’s history?

PUBLISHED: 11:37 04 September 2014 | UPDATED: 12:37 04 September 2014

The Chamber room ceiling in Town Hall.

The Chamber room ceiling in Town Hall.

Following the discovery of Roman jewels in Colchester, are you ready to take our Gladiator-sized quiz on the past of Britain’s oldest recorded town.

The town has long celebrated it’s rich heritage and the latest discovery reaffirms it’s position in history - although Ipswich is still trying to dispute the Essex town’s claim of being the oldest in Britain.

How much do you know about Colchester?

Try our quiz and see how much you really know about Colchester’s past.

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