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Walkers Pottery West Bottle Kiln, Corbridge

Description: Walkers Pottery West Bottle Kiln

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 15 April 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 239942

OS Grid Reference: NY9922365218
OS Grid Coordinates: 399223, 565218
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9816, -2.0137

Location: Milkwell Lane, Corbridge NE45 5QF

Locality: Corbridge
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE45 5QF

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There is also a scheduled monument, Kilns, Corbridge pottery, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

Listing Text

NY 96 NE
5/181 Walker's Pottery:
West bottle kiln
15.4.69 (previously listed as
GV Old Pottery, Milkwell

Bottle kiln, early C19. Brick in English garden wall bond 3 and 1. Kiln
c. 15 metres high, with opening in raised panel to south west, with timber
lintel under relieving arch of engineering brick; blocked opening to east.
7 courses of white engineering brick 2.5 metres above ground level.

Walker's Pottery operated from the early C19 until c.1914, producing pipes,
tiles and low-grade pottery for agricultural use, as well as bricks. One of
the few remaining examples of a Tyne Valley rural pottery.

Scheduled Ancient Monument.

Listing NGR: NY9922365218

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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