Record Details

NHER Number:17623
Type of record:Monument
Name:Post medieval brick kiln


This post medieval brick kiln has twin firing chambers and is a typical Norfolk type. There are possible wash pits and clay pits nearby.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TF 9810 2945
Map Sheet:TF92NE

Full description

Brick kiln.
Twin firing chambers, typical Norfolk type. 1.62m (5 feet 4 inchs) diameter clay pipes in face. Possible washpits and clay pits. Very ruinous and damaged by trees.
See (S1).
E. Rose (NAU), 6 October 1981.

This kiln is shown on the 25ins. O.S. (S2) map as just a quarry. This means that it was probably disused as a kiln by this point.
NIAS records (S3)
W. Arnold HES 10/01/11`

Monument Types

  • BRICK KILN (Post Medieval to Early 20th Century - 1540 AD to 1907 AD?)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status


Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Fiche: Exists.
<S1>Article in Serial: October 1981. [unknown]. Norfolk Industrial Archaeology Society.
<S2>Map: Ordnance Survey. 1902-7. Ordnance Survey 25 inch 2nd edition (revised 1902-7).
<S3>Archive: NIAS. Norfolk Industrial Archaeology Society Records.

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