Possible Quarry site in Kenilworth

Description of this historic site

The possible site of a quarry dating to the Post Medieval period, which is known from documentary evidence. A map notes the field name Marle Pit Close in 1692. It is located 100m west of Long Meadow Wood, on the Burton Green / Kenilworth boundary.

Notes about this historic site

1 On Fish’s 1692 survey of Kenilworth, a field at this location is called Marle Pit Close.
2 Nothing further was found out and today the field is under plough.

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