Record Details

NHER Number:16656
Type of record:Monument
Name:Post medieval lime kilns


The site of a lime kiln, marked on 19th century maps. These kilns still remain and are currently used for storage.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 0762 1723
Map Sheet:TG01NE

Full description

'Kilns' are marked at this location on (S1), 1883.
E. Rose (NAU), 29 October 1980.

The lime kilns were in existance in 1836.
They are set in the slope of a pit, by the entrance, and are now used as a store.
Information from the Norfolk Industrial Archaeology Society.

Site is noted in White's directory from 1836-1883 (S2) and in Kelly's from 1892-1904 (S3)
NIAS records (S4)
W. Arnold (HES) 13/12/2010

Monument Types

  • LIME KILN (19th Century to Early 20th Century - 1836 AD? to 1904 AD?)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
<S1>Map: Ordnance Survey.. 1883. 25 inch.
<S2>Directory: White, W.. 1845. White's History, Gazetteer and Directory of Norfolk.
<S3>Directory: Kelly, E.. Kelly's Directory of Norfolk..
<S4>Archive: NIAS. Norfolk Industrial Archaeology Society Records.

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