Monument record 0147000000 - EAST OF HOLTSPUR FARM

Summary

Nineteenth century brickworks and pits east of Holtspur Farm

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Map

Type and Period (1)

  • BRICKWORKS (Recorded 1875-6, 19th Century - 1800 AD? to 1899 AD)

Description

'BRICK KILNS' MARKED ON 1825 MAP, APPROX AT NGR (B1).
OS MAP MARKS 'BRICK WORKS' AND 'KILN CENTRED AT NGR (B2).
'HOLTSPUR FARM...WITH A BRICKWORKS TO THE EAST (B3).
NOTHING REMAINS OF BRICKWORKS. SITE COVERED BY HOUSING AND SERVICE ROAD (B4).
2 additional pits shown in field to to East of brickyard on 1st Edn 6in OS map. 'A brickyard on the western side of the high road a mile west of Beaconsfield' mentioned by Witaker in 1889 article 'Geology of London' published in Geology vol 1 p289 (B5).

Sources (5)

  • <1>SBC1967 Map: Andrew Bryant. 1825. Map of the County of Buckinghamshire. Printed map. Linen. 1.5 inches:1 mile.
  • <2>SBC10149 Map: OS 1875/1883 SIX INCH MAP (1ST EDN).
  • <3>SBC15475 Bibliographic reference: VCH BUCKS 3 P106.
  • <4>SBC12128 Verbal communication: PIKE A R JAN 1980 FIELD VISIT.
  • <5>SBC20218 Unpublished document: CMAG. 1980(?)-2001. Mineral Extraction Sites in Buckinghamshire. D0270.

Location

Grid reference SU 9240 8990 (point) (Estimated from sources)
Civil Parish BEACONSFIELD, South Bucks, Buckinghamshire

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (2)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • Event - Survey: Site visit (EBC16811)

Record last edited

Apr 30 2007 12:55PM

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