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: SW of Bursea Grange

Kiln Number:

Grid Reference: SE81233410

County: YORKSHIRE: EAST RIDING AND YORK

Parish: HOLME UPON SPALDING MOOR (5)

Geology: wind-blown sand over clay

Situation: level

Height above OD: 5 m

Water Supply: water-level near surface, R Foulness 1000 m S

Circumstances of Record: ploughing; field-walking

Excavator/Observer: W Halkon (former farmer)

Date of Record: 1970

Kiln Type:

Kiln Interior:

Oven Floor:

Flue:

Site Features and Finds: dense concentration of pottery thought to indicate a kiln site; probable ditched enclosure visible on air photographs; 'old marl pits' to S may represent former RB clay-diggings

Pottery: grey 'Throlam' wares

Date of Pottery: ?3/4

Reference(s): Hicks and Wilson 1975, 49

Source of Information: Hull TA Mus Records

Location of Finds: Hull TA Mus

Comments: pottery found in 1884/6 'at Bursea Grange' may relate to same site