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Latitude: 53.1819 / 53°10'54"N
Longitude: -3.086 / 3°5'9"W
OS Eastings: 327519
OS Northings: 365526
OS Grid: SJ275655
Mapcode National: GBR 72.3DW7
Mapcode Global: WH776.K9P1
Entry Name: Pinfold Lane Pottery, Site of
Scheduled Date: 4 March 1980
Source ID: 325
Cadw Legacy ID: FL166
Schedule Class: Industrial
Category: Pottery kiln
Period: Post Medieval/Modern
County: Flintshire (Sir y Fflint)
Community: Buckley (Bwcle)
Traditional County: Flintshire
The monument consists of the remains of a pottery kiln. The earthwork remains of one of the earliest potteries so far located at Buckley. Trial excavations in 1972/74 revealed a working floor and pan. Finds recovered date from the late 17th c to the mid 18th c.
The monument is of national importance for its potential to enhance our knowledge of pottery manufacturing techniques and processes. It retains significant archaeological potential, with a strong probability of the presence of associated archaeological features and deposits. The structure itself may be expected to contain archaeological information concerning chronology and building techniques.
The scheduled area comprises the remains described and areas around them within which related evidence may be expected to survive.
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