Monument record LMD 178 - 19th century industrial hearth and pits at Belmont House

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19th century industrial hearth and pits at identiifed during monitoring at Belmont House


Grid reference Centred TL 864 457 (16m by 12m)
Map sheet TL84NE


Type and Period (3)

Full Description

2009: Archaeological monitoring revealed two pits were exposed and an industrial hearth or (?) kiln on the border of the property to the north. All the features dated to the 19th century. The industrial feature is not marked on the 1880 Ordnance Survey map. No earlier archaeological features were exposed in the footings trenches due to the limited excavations (S1).

Sources/Archives (1)

  • --- Unpublished document: Tester, A.. 2009. Archaeological Monitoring Report: Belmont House, Long Melford, LMD 178.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

May 19 2016 6:31PM

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