Record Details

NHER Number:15816
Type of record:Monument
Name:Site of post medieval brick kiln


The site of a brick kiln, marked on maps of 1826, 1836 and 1953.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TF 9233 4369
Map Sheet:TF94SW

Full description

Brick kiln.
Marked on (S1) of 1836, but not on (S2) of 1797.
'Kiln' marked on 1953 6 inch Ordnance Survey map.
However nothing found here when visited in 1977.
E. Rose (NAU), 29 February 1980.

Marking by Ordnance Survey is not clear, but seems to refer to above grid reference.
Corrected from previous reference, 9236 4369 which is a 19th century house.
West of footpath and east of small pit.
This area overgrown and nothing visible; pit used as coal store.
Might remain underground.
E. Rose (NAU), 17 December 1986.

Newspaper cutting (S3) in file.

Marked on (S4) of 1826.
E. Rose (NLA), 13 March 2001.

Monument Types

  • BRICK 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.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Map: Ordnance Survey. 1813. OS 1st Edition 2".
<S2>Publication: Faden, W. and Barringer, J. C. 1989. Faden's Map of Norfolk in 1797.
<S3>Newspaper Article: Dereham and Fakenham Times. 1989. Save buildings for a museum. 1 September.
<S4>Map: Bryant, A.. 1826. Bryant's Map of Norfolk.

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