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 of Welburn village

Kiln Number:

Grid Reference: SE72476835


Parish: WELBURN (4)

Geology: sand over limestone, with clay pockets

Situation: sloping valley side

Height above OD: 45 m

Water Supply: stream 100 m S

Circumstances of Record: ploughing; field-walking

Excavator/Observer: D M Waterman

Date of Record: 1948

Kiln Type:

Kiln Interior:

Oven Floor:


Site Features and Finds: concentration of pottery, incl. wasters suggestive of kiln site, an outlier within the Crambeck industry; main Crambeck kiln-complex lay 1400 m S of site

Pottery: Crambeck grey wares incl. flanged bowls and dishes (Gillam 231, 315), plain dishes (Gillam 320), and segmental bowls (Gillam 298)

Date of Pottery: second half of 4

Reference(s): YAJ 37 (1951) 523

Source of Information: OS Records

Location of Finds: