Brick Works 200m SW of Brickyard Cottages

Description of this historic site

The site of brickworks dating to the Imperial period. They are marked on a tithe map of 1841, and on the Ordnance Survey map of 1886. Only faint earthworks remain. The site is south west of Brickyard Cottages, Baddesley Clinton.

Notes about this historic site

1 Two buildings marked, the smaller of which is labelled ‘kiln’. Just to the E is written ‘Brick Works’.
2 A field centred on SP2172 is called Great Brick field, a field centred on SP2172 called Old Brick Yard and at SP2172 called Brick Yard.
3 The field is now under pasture with no obvious signs of buildings, although the surrounding area contains hollows indicating clay removal.