The remains of a 14thC. tile kiln, at Dale Abbey, "were discovered about 1860, when clearing away a stackyard a little to the west of the abbey. During the excavating of the site of the abbey in 1878 no fewer than fifty varieties of good patterned encaustic tiles were brought to light". (1)
Perambulation of the area mentioned above suggests that the kiln was situated in the area centred SK 436387. (2)
Article in serial: Unknown article on tile kiln, in Derbyshire Archaeological Journal.
Personal Observation: F1 BHS 01-DEC-66.
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Centred SK 436 387 (100m by 100m) (Centre)
DALE ABBEY, EREWASH, DERBYSHIRE
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