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

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Site Name: Welhambridge Farm

Kiln Number:

Grid Reference: SE79433480

County: YORKSHIRE: EAST RIDING AND YORK

Parish: HOLME UPON SPALDING MOOR (6)

Geology: wind-blown sand over clay

Situation: level

Height above OD: 14 m

Water Supply: R Foulness 550 m SW, ponds nearby

Circumstances of Record: ploughing; surface observation

Excavator/Observer: Mr Hawcroft (farmer) et al, 1970

Date of Record: 1970

Kiln Type:

Kiln Interior:

Oven Floor:

Flue:

Site Features and Finds: concentration of wasters and baked clay, suggestive of a kiln site; an almost complete pot; widespread scatter of other pottery probably implies settlement in the vicinity; ponds 10 m SE and E of site may represent sites of former RB clay-digging

Pottery: grey 'Throlam' wares probably incl. carinated cup/bowls

Date of Pottery: 3/4

Reference(s):

Source of Information: Hull TA Mus Records

Location of Finds: Hull TA Mus

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