Monument record BNL 022 - Benhall Brick Works; Kiln Farm; Kiln Lane

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1844: One brickmaker in Benhall.


Grid reference Centred TM 3780 6215 (183m by 183m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TM36SE


Type and Period (2)

Full Description

1844: One brickmaker in Benhall.
1912: One brick/tile maker (S1).
In 1844 Benhall Brick Kiln was operated by John Thurlow. In 1853-1885, George Newson; 1885-1916, Samuel Newson (S2).
`Benhall Brick Works' & `Kiln' named and shown with drying sheds and pits on (S3).
For `Old Kiln' and `Old Clay Pits' see BNL 018.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <S1> (No record type): Goult W, A Survey of Suffolk Parish History: E Suffolk, 1990.
  • <S2> (No record type): Pankhurst C J, `Brick Kilns in Suffolk', Suffolk Industrial Archaeology Society, 21 April 1988.
  • <S3> Map: OS. OS Map. OS, 1:2500 map, 1904.

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  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Oct 19 1995 12:00AM

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