Keys to the Past

High Hartington lime kiln (Rothley with Hollinghill)

Two 19th century lime kilns can be seen here. They are built of sandstone and the remains of the iron doors can still be seen. The poorly preserved remains of a limestone quarry can be seen nearby, as well as traces of a small tramway. The kilns are Grade II Listed Buildings protected by law.

Reference number:N10418
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Legal status:Listed Building

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Source of Reference
Local History of Rothley with Hollinghill
Local History of Rothley with Hollinghill

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