Record Details

NHER Number:7538
Type of record:Monument
Name:Site of post-medieval brickworks


This is the site of a post medieval brickworks. A number of worked and natural stone objects have also been recovered from this location.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 217 259
Map Sheet:TG22NW

Full description

'Subcrag eoliths' reported from brickyard in (S1).
Also (from same site?) in W. G. Clarke Collection (two sold to Dr F. Corner 1916) three 'scrapers' in NCM, and in British Museum (PRBA) one 'scraper' (1929 12-14 1), formerly held by J. E. Sainty (seen E. Rose (NAU) - not humanly modified).
Brickyard presumably at this grid reference as on tithe map this is called Brick Kiln Close - other pit at 221 253 called Marl Pit.
E. Rose (NAU).

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds

  • WORKED OBJECT (Undated)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Miscellaneous Prehistoric.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Article in Serial: Clarke, W. G. 1912. Implements of Sub-Crag Man in Norfolk. Proceedings of the Prehistoric Society of East Anglia. I Pt II (for 1910-11 and 1911-12) pp 160-168. p 167; Pl XX.

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