Record Details

NHER Number:41779
Type of record:Monument
Name:Site of demolished post medieval lime kiln

Summary

This kiln was demolished during the construction of a playing field.
It is marked as an unspecified number of post medieval lime kilns according to the first edition OS map (1889-91).

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TL 71817 99309
Map Sheet:TL79NW
Parish:NORTHWOLD, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

'Limekilns' (plural) marked on (S1).
E. Rose (NLA) 14 June 2005.

As of 1992, the site was demolished when a playing field was constructed in the chalk pit.
NIAS records (S2)
W. Arnold (HES) 08/12/2010

Monument Types

  • LIME KILN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

<S1>Map: Ordnance Survey. 1889 - 1891. Ordnance Survey first edition 6 inch map.. 1:10,560.
<S2>Archive: NIAS. Norfolk Industrial Archaeology Society Records.

Related records - none

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