Details of relevant entry in The Pottery Kilns of Roman Britain by Vivien Swan

As utilised in the website hosted by Oxford Archaeology on behalf of the Study Group for Roman Pottery

Site Name: Brockhole, Branton

Kiln Number:

Grid Reference: SE64020075


Parish: CANTLEY (2)

Geology: silt, clay and sand

Situation: level valley bottom

Height above OD: 5 m

Water Supply: stream adjacent

Circumstances of Record: erosion of stream bank; surface observation

Excavator/Observer: staff of Doncaster Mus

Date of Record: 1970s

Kiln Type: 'kiln'; clay-lined (not excavated)

Kiln Interior:

Oven Floor:


Site Features and Finds: deposit of wasters and fired-clay kiln-debris

Pottery: grey wares generally similar to types found on Cantley Estate and at Rossington Bridge

Date of Pottery: mid-late 2

Reference(s): Doncaster Mus Records

Source of Information: P Buckland

Location of Finds: Doncaster Mus

Comments: kiln site probably formed part of major regional pottery industry centred on the Doncaster area (see also Auckley, Blaxton, Doncaster and Rossington Bridge)