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Record Details

HER Number:00970/02
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Finds associated with Roman settlement at Rossington.


Settlement associated with the Roman kilns at Rossington Bridge.

Grid Reference:SK 632 998
Map Sheet:SK69NW
Parish:CANTLEY, Doncaster, South Yorkshire
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Monument Type(s):

Associated Finds:

  • FSY94 - (Undated)
  • Protected Status:

    • Scheduled Monument () 1004787: Roman Potteries 270m N Rossington Bridge

    Full Description

    <1> Domestic material from the site includes broken pottery and glass, animal bones, worn and damaged articles of leather, wood chippings and shaped objects etc. Mixed with these are personal belongings and tools and working debris such as slag, cinders and coal, and pottery kiln rejects. Features of the site are the remains of a working floor with the base of a wicker fence preserved, pottery kilns and wooden piles. Human bones have been found and a coin of Hadrian minted 119-121AD. Preliminary survey finds suggests an occupation in the mid/late 2nd century but the full duration and extent is not yet known.

    <1> Various - Ordnance Survey, Various, OS Card (Unpublished document). SSY217.

    Sources and further reading

    <1>SSY217 - Unpublished document: Various - Ordnance Survey. Various. OS Card.

    Related records

    00230/01Parent of: Possible Roman Bridge at Rossington (Monument)
    00970/01Parent of: Roman Kilns at Rossington Bridge Pumping Station (Monument)
    00970/03Parent of: Rossington Bridge Farm Kiln(s) (Monument)