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Waldingfield Road

Catalogue ref: pa345

Category: Business and Industry

Period: 1946-c1975

Waldingfield Road | Click image to go back to gallery

Jordan's pit off Waldingfield Road c1970. Pits such as this, where sand and chalk were extracted, existed all around the edge of the town. The chalk was quarried for making lime, used in the building industry and agriculture. The strata of sand and chalk are clearly visible. Now Banhams Drive.

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