Monument record MDR4662 - Possible Roman Pottery Kiln (site of), Lambhouse Lane, Shottle

Type and Period (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • World Heritage Site Buffer Zone

Full Description

SK 315 476. 60 sherds of Derbyshire Ware were found associated with an area about 15m x 20m of black clay, probably representing a kiln. Two further areas of black clay were found lower down the slope to the north although little pottery was associated with them. (1) Fieldwalking during Amber Valley Survey by TPAT in 1980 yielded a possible kiln site at SK 315 477, a black clay area with some Derbyshire Ware. (2, 3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Article in serial: East Midlands Committee of Field Archaeologists. East Midlands Archaeological Bulletin, 13, 1979-1982, Amber Valley Survey (TVARC).
  • <2> Index: TPAT. 2420. 2420.
  • <3> Index: TPAT. 2419. 2419.



Grid reference SK 315 476 (point) (Centre)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR300

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Record last edited

Oct 13 2015 11:32AM

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