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: Howe Road, Model Farm Estate

Kiln Number: Kiln 6

Grid Reference: SE79777097

County: YORKSHIRE: EAST RIDING AND YORK

Parish: NORTON (2)

Geology: sand and gravel over warp and lacustrine clay

Situation: gently slopping valley side

Height above OD: 25 m

Water Supply: stream 550 m NW, R Derwent 700 m NW

Circumstances of Record: building housing estate; limited salvage excavation

Excavator/Observer: R H Hayes and E Whitley

Date of Record: 1948-9

Kiln Type: F?: clay-lined (mostly destroyed before record)

Kiln Interior: interior destroyed before record

Oven Floor:

Flue: stone-lined flue

Site Features and Finds: clay plate; pit, containing perforated bars, nearby

Pottery: probably grey wares as elsewhere on site (no details recorded)

Date of Pottery: ?3

Reference(s): Hayes and Whitley 1950; Robinson 1978, 38-9, Sites 330-53

Source of Information:

Location of Finds: Malton Mus; Y Mus, York; Lincoln CC mus (pottery-type series)

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