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, East Kiln Group Acacia Avenue

Kiln Number: Kiln 17

Grid Reference: SE61660189


Parish: DONCASTER (3)

Geology: sand and gravel with pockets of clay

Situation: very gently sloping valley side

Height above OD: 15 m

Water Supply: brook(s) in general vicinity

Circumstances of Record: building new road for housing estate; salvage observation

Excavator/Observer: E F Gilmour

Date of Record: c. 1955

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

Kiln Interior: destroyed before record

Oven Floor: destroyed before record


Site Features and Finds:

Pottery: none recovered

Date of Pottery:

Reference(s): Gilmour 1955, 541

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