Shepton Mallet

Pottery, Roman Building and Settlement

The settlement lies about 2 miles south-west of the junction of the Charterhouse to Old Sarum road with the Fosse Way (ST6446). Six pottery kilns have been unearthed at a point about one mile west of the road settlement. Other substantial Roman buildings lie nearby at Charlton (ST6243).

Map References for Shepton Mallet

NGRef: ST6143 OSMap: LR183

Roman Roads near Shepton Mallet

Fosse Way: NNE (8) to Camerton NW (12) to Charterhovse ESE (13) to Cold Kitchen Hill Fosse Way: SW (14) to Ilchester