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Monument record MDR4651 - Romano-British pottery kilns (Derbyshire ware), Shottle

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Full Description

[SK 31414755 - sited from plan] A typical Romano-British updraught pottery kiln was cut through in 1963 when laying a gas main. The Derbyshire ware found was intermediate between that from the early Holbrook [SK 34 SE 8] and later Hazelwood [SK 34 NW 12] kilns. (1) Material from this site is in Derby Museum. No surface indications of the site are now visible. (2) SK 314 475. Shottle and Postern. Derbyshire Ware kiln listed in survey. (3)

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <1> Article in serial: Hughes, R & Kay, S. 1963. 'A Romano-British Pottery Kiln at Shottle Hall', Derbyshire Archaeological Journal. Volume 83. pp. 103-6 plan, illust..
  • <2> Personal Observation: F1 BHS 12-SEP-66.
  • <3> Bibliographic reference: Trent Valley Arch Res Com Gaz c.1980-9.
  • <4> Bibliographic reference: Swan, V. 1984. The Pottery Kilns of Roman Britain. Gazeteer 252. p. 255.
  • <5> Bibliographic reference: Trent and Peak Archaeol T 2273.
  • <6> Bibliographic reference: Journ Rom Stud 1964 p159.



Grid reference SK 3141 4755 (point) (Centre)

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Related Events/Activities (3)

  • EDR115
  • EDR405
  • EDR1044

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Record last edited

Aug 3 2017 3:00PM

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