Record Details

NHER Number:30635
Type of record:Monument
Name:Site of post medieval brickworks


According to 1907 Ordnance Survey maps a large brickworks with numerous brick kilns and drying sheds was situated here. In 1997, a single medieval coin was recovered here by chance.

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Grid Reference:TG 303 064
Map Sheet:TG30NW

Full description

Site of brickworks.
Very large brickworks shown on 1907 25in Ordnance Survey, with parallel drying sheds, and bank of kilns to north. Buildings shown on 1975 1:10,000 Ordnance Survey do not appear on the 1907 map except perhaps for the cottages against the road. Cut to river may suggest waterborne trade.
E. Rose (NLA) 2 June 1994.

1997. Casual find at location [1].
Medieval coin.
See list in file.
V. Fryer (NCM) 3 July 1997.

Monument Types

  • BRICK KILN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BRICKWORKS (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Map: Ordnance Survey. 1902 to 1907. Ordnance Survey second edition 25 inch. 25" to 1'.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.

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