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: 33-35 The Grove, Model Farm Estate, Site G

Kiln Number:

Grid Reference: SE79697096


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 450 m NW, R Derwent 650 m NNW

Circumstances of Record: building houses; limited rescue excavation

Excavator/Observer: R H Hayes

Date of Record: 1950

Kiln Type:

Kiln Interior:

Oven Floor:


Site Features and Finds: large paved floor (?potters' workshop) associated with calcite-gritted kiln stacking-ring; area of ash and burnt red sand underlying floor; evidence for probable pottery production and iron working nearby

Pottery: probably calcite-gritted wares ?incl. Huntcliffe-type cooking-pots and dog-dishes

Date of Pottery: 4

Reference(s): Robinson 1978, 38, Site 341

Source of Information: R H Hayes (Hutton-le-Hole)

Location of Finds: Malton Mus

Comments: site lay approx 160 m ENE of Grove Bungalow/Vicarage Garden and possiblly formed part of Howe Road kiln-complex, approx 70 m E