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: Tollingham Airfield, W of Tollingham Farm

Kiln Number:

Grid Reference: SE82983568

County: YORKSHIRE: EAST RIDING AND YORK

Parish: HOLME UPON SPALDING MOOR (10)

Geology: wind-blown sand over clay

Situation: level

Height above OD: 5 m

Water Supply: water-level near surface

Circumstances of Record: field-walking

Excavator/Observer: Staff of Hawker Siddeley Ltd (British Aerospace)

Date of Record: late 1960s and 1970s

Kiln Type:

Kiln Interior:

Oven Floor:

Flue:

Site Features and Finds: similar deposit of material thought to indicate site of actual kiln-structure

Pottery: grey 'Throlam' wares incl. vessels with lattice and wavy-line decoration, some jars countersunk handles, bowls and dishes

Date of Pottery: 3/4

Reference(s): YAJ42 (1968) 113

Source of Information: J Redley records (RCHM, York); staff of British Aerospace

Location of Finds:

Comments: published grid reference is inaccurate; the site of another alleged kiln further to the North has been claimed by the farmer at Tollingham Farm (farm centred SE833357)