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

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Site Name: Bursea House

Kiln Number: Halkon's Site B5

Grid Reference: SE81303370

County: YORKSHIRE: EAST RIDING AND YORK

Parish: HOLME UPON SPALDING MOOR (3)

Geology: blown sand over clay

Situation: level

Height above OD: 5 m

Water Supply: water-level near surface, R Foulness 650 m SSW

Circumstances of Record: gardening

Excavator/Observer: A S Johnson (farmer)

Date of Record: 1970s-early 1980s

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Site Features and Finds: quantities of pottery, baked clay fragments, iron slag, possible moulds suggestive of pottery manufacture and/or iron-working;

Pottery: generally similar range to Hasholme kilns incl. grey gritty Dales type cooking-pots and normal grey 'Throlam' wares;

Date of Pottery: 3/4

Reference(s): Halkon 1983

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