Record Details

NHER Number:16672
Type of record:Monument
Name:Site of post medieval brickworks

Summary

This is the site of a 19th century brickworks, which included a brickmaker's house dated 1853 and a square brick kiln that was demolished in the 1960s.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 5056 1430
Map Sheet:TG51SW
Parish:ORMESBY ST MARGARET WITH SCRATBY, GREAT YARMOUTH, NORFOLK

Full description

Site of brick works.
Brick makers house dated 1853.
Square kiln with conical chimney destroyed about 1967.
Frogs stamped with 'OB'.
The Wapping pub was built with bricks from this yard.
Information from NIAS survey.
E. Rose (NAU) 30 October 1980.

Monument Types

  • BRICK KILN (Post Medieval to 21st Century - 1540 AD to 2100 AD)
  • BRICKWORKS (Post Medieval to 21st Century - 1540 AD to 2100 AD)
  • HOUSE (1853, Post Medieval to 21st Century - 1540 AD to 2100 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.

Related records - none

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