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: N of Skiff Farm

Kiln Number:

Grid Reference: SE82473650

County: YORKSHIRE: EAST RIDING AND YORK

Parish: HOLME UPON SPALDING MOOR (12)

Geology: wind-blown sand over clay

Situation: gently sloping hillock

Height above OD: 8 m

Water Supply: high water-level with brooks nearby

Circumstances of Record: demolition and clearance of old RAF buildings; observation

Excavator/Observer: G Saxton

Date of Record: 1968-9

Kiln Type: alleged 'Roman kiln'

Kiln Interior:

Oven Floor:

Flue:

Site Features and Finds: area of dark soil and pottery, suggestive of kiln site; enclosure system suggested from air-photographs

Pottery: grey 'Throlam' wares

Date of Pottery: ?3/4

Reference(s):

Source of Information: Hull TA Mus Records

Location of Finds:

Comments: ponds nearby may represent former RB clay-diggings