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: Cantley Estate, South Kiln Group Goodison Boulevard

Kiln Number: Kiln 12

Grid Reference: SE61410142


Parish: DONCASTER (2)

Geology: sand and gravel with pockets of clay

Situation: very gently sloping valley side

Height above OD: 20 m

Water Supply: brooks in general vicinity

Circumstances of Record: building a housing estate; limited salvage excavation

Excavator/Observer: E F Gilmour

Date of Record: 1953

Kiln Type: F: clay-lined (mostly destroyed before record)

Kiln Interior: destroyed before record

Oven Floor: destroyed before record


Site Features and Finds: Kiln 12 lay approx 7 m W of Kiln 9

Pottery: grey wares 'as elsewhere' on Cantley Estate incl. local-type 'shouldered' bowls (no detailed record of pottery survives)

Date of Pottery:

Reference(s): Gilmour 1954, 410; Cregeen 1957 (pottery not attributed to individual sites)

Source of Information:

Location of Finds: Doncaster Mus