Monument record MDR7152 - Brick Kiln Pits, Catton

Type and Period (2)

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

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

An area named 'Brickhill Pits' is depicted on the 1st ed. 25" OS map of c. 1880 as partly wooded and partly marsh or wet ground. (1) On the 2nd ed. OS map it is named 'Brick-kiln Pits'. (1, 2) The site survives as a water-filled hollow in a patch of woodland. No structural remains were seen. (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1896-1900. OS County Series, 2nd edition (1st revision), scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <3> Index: RCHME. 1995. New National Forest Survey: 921589. 921589. p443-4.



Grid reference Centred SK 213 144 (98m by 86m) (Centre)

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Record last edited

Dec 12 2012 2:59PM

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