|Type of record:||Monument|
|Name:||Site of post medieval tile kiln|
The site of a post medieval tile kiln, destroyed in about 1940. The site is now a cultivated field.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TL 8696 8522|
|Parish:||CROXTON, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK|
'Pot kiln' marked on (S1) just west of The Lodge; not on (S2) (1797) or (S3) (1826).
Information from NCM.
4 July 1979. Visit.
Exact location (buildings marked on Ordnance Survey) given by farmer.
He says despite the name this was a kiln for making pantiles. It had an underground chamber formed of bricks set on end and brick walls with a building over the top.
It was destroyed in about 1940 and site is now a ploughed field.
- TILE KILN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 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. 1824-1836. Ordnance Survey First Edition 1 inch.. |
|<S2>||Publication: Faden, W. and Barringer, J. C. 1989. Faden's Map of Norfolk in 1797. |
|<S3>||Map: Bryant, A.. 1826. Bryant's Map of Norfolk. |
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