Stone Roof Tile

One of a number of large stone roof tiles recovered from features dating to the late sixteenth century that made up part of the roof of New Place, most probably around the kitchen range. Using this material provided more protection from fire than their thatched counterparts. 

  • Object Type: 16th Century Building Material
  • Origin Year: 16th Century
  • Dimensions: 450mm x 250mm x 10mm
  • Materials: Stone