Brick Kiln, Nettlebed, Oxfordshire

Brick Kiln, Nettlebed, Oxfordshire
Photograph taken 23 August 1999 © Mr Rolf Richardson. Source Historic England Archive ref: 247134

This brick kiln was built in the late 17th or early 18th century. It is a bottle kiln. It is said to be the only estate kiln remaining of its period and of a local design. Nettlebed was known for producing tiles and then bricks from the medieval period until the 20th century.

Location

Oxfordshire Nettlebed

Period

Stuart (1603 - 1713)

Tags

kiln brick rural industry stuart (1603 - 1713)