OSMap: LR150
Type: Pottery Kiln, Industry
Possible Road: NE (5.5) to Worcester
Possible Road: SW (10.5) to Stretton Grandison

SO779493 - At Grit Farm a ditch filled with Roman "wasters", burnt clay and charcoal was discovered during tree-felling in 1969.

SO777494 - 400m WNW of Grit Farm a waster heap discovered in a water-main trench yielded vessels of a type previously unknown to have been produced here.

SO789497 - At Great Buckmans Farm pits and ditches containing similar material but different forms were found, all dated to the second century.

SO7551 - There is a Roman tile kiln at Upper Sandlin a couple of miles to the north of the Malvern Hills.

See: Britannia ii (1971) p.262:
W.M.A.N.S. 1969 p.28, 1970 p.39;
Trans. Worcs. Arch. Soc. 3.i (1965-7) pp.15-28.
Page Citation: Kevan White (2018) "Roman Britain: HOWSELL"