|Type of record:||Monument|
|Name:||Site of post medieval lime kiln and Roman coin|
In 1723 a Roman coin of Antoninus Pius was recovered from the bottom of lime pits here. A map from 1838 also shows a lime kiln located here but a visit in 1992 failed to record any evidence of this structure.
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|Grid Reference:||TM 0153 8697|
|Parish:||QUIDENHAM, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK|
1723. In lime pits 'at bottom', about 305m (100ft) O.D.
Large bronze coin of Antoninus Pius.
Obverse reads A.P. PPTR COS.III.
Reverse shoes Genius S/C.
See (S1) and (S2).
R. R. Clarke (NCM).
Also lime kiln on (S3).
E. Rose (NAU).
1992. No kiln visible in pit.
Information from .
- LIME KILN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
- COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Roman. Quidenham. |
|<S1>||Serial: Blomefield, F.. 1805-1810. An Essay Towards a Topographical History of the County of Norfolk.. Volume Unknown. |
|<S2>||Monograph: 1901. The Victoria History of Norfolk. The Victoria History of the Counties of England. Vol 1. p 320. |
|<S3>||Map: Ordnance Survey. 1824-1836. Ordnance Survey First Edition 1 inch.. |
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