Keys to the Past

Clay Pits, East Binks Edge (Ettersgill)

The remains of two shallow clay pits can be seen at this site. The clay from these pits was probably used locally to make bricks or roof tiles.

Reference number:D4137
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Ettersgill


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