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Monument record MDR4737 - Roman Pottery Kiln (site of), Holbrook Hall, Holbrook

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  • None recorded

Full Description

SK 3628 4451. Romano-British pottery kiln producing typical Derbyshire ware. Rim shapes and texture are identical with the pottery from Hazelwood [SMR 20401]. (1) One kiln was excavated in 1962, in the shrubbery in the grounds of Holbrook House on land which slopes to the south-east. In the field adjoining the grounds at some distance to the south-west of the excavated kiln, there is evidence of another probable kiln [SMR 20707]. (2) There are no surface indications of the kiln sites. S.O. Kay is now dead. (3) SK 363 445. Holbrook. Derbyshire ware kiln listed in survey. (4)

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Corr. 6" (S.O. Kay 27.5.62).
  • <2> Article in serial: Kay, S. 1962. 'The Romano-British pottery kilns at Hazelwood and Holbrook, Derbyshire', Derbyshire Archaeological Journal. Volume 82, pp 21-42. p22-9.
  • <3> Personal Observation: F1 FDC 21-JAN-67.
  • <4> Bibliographic reference: Trent Valley Arch Res Com Gaz C1980 9.
  • <5> Index: TPAT. 2296. 2296.



Grid reference Centred SK 3628 4451 (10m by 10m) (Centre)

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Related Events/Activities (2)

  • EDR116
  • EDR1286

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Record last edited

Aug 21 2017 10:42AM

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