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Abernant Roman Kiln

A Scheduled Monument in Langstone, Newport (Casnewydd)

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6178 / 51°37'4"N

Longitude: -2.9142 / 2°54'51"W

OS Eastings: 336801

OS Northings: 191392

OS Grid: ST368913

Mapcode National: GBR J9.97PD

Mapcode Global: VH7B7.FLQN

Entry Name: Abernant Roman Kiln

Scheduled Date: 24 December 1996

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 3462

Cadw Legacy ID: MM257

Schedule Class: Industrial

Category: Kiln

Period: Roman

County: Newport (Casnewydd)

Community: Langstone

Traditional County: Monmouthshire

Description

The monument consists of the remains of a Roman kiln. This kiln is the only pottery production site to be identified in the Caerleon area and produced the distinctive Caerleon Ware" used by the Legio II Augusta (Augustan Legion) at Caerleon and represents a particulary important discovery

Source: Cadw

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