Keys to the Past

Groups of beehive coke ovens, East Hedleyhope - general overview of the whole (East Hedleyhope)

A group of coke ovens can be seen between the main road and Stanley Wood at this site. Some of the ovens are still in quite good condition. They are arranged into at least three lines. They are of 19th century date and are Scheduled Ancient Monuments.

Reference number:D839
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
21st Century (2001 to 2100)
Legal status:Scheduled Monument
  • National Heritage List for England Entry Number: 1018230

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