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: NE gate of Malton Roman fort

Kiln Number:

Grid Reference: SE792717


Parish: MALTON (1)

Geology: sandy clay and gravel

Situation: sloping valley side

Height above OD: 30 m

Water Supply: Lady's Spring approx 100m SE of gate

Circumstances of Record: research excavation (of fort gateway)

Excavator/Observer: P Corder

Date of Record: 1928-9

Kiln Type:

Kiln Interior:

Oven Floor:


Site Features and Finds: 2 kiln 'props' in calcite-gritted fabric (among unpubl. material); these are unlikely to have strayed far from their source and may suggest potting activity E of Malton fort

Pottery: probably calcite-gritted wares (no kiln products in association)

Date of Pottery:

Reference(s): Corder 1930, 51 ff. (general information on excavation only)

Source of Information: B R Hartley

Location of Finds: Malton Mus

Comments: for other pottery manufacture related to Malton Roman fort see pp. 109-11 and Norton, E Riding