Keys to the Past

Brinkburn Quarry lime kiln (Brinkburn and Hesleyhurst)

The remains of a post-medieval lime kiln were noted in a survey carried out in the 1970s. Part of the kiln's dressed stone wall then survived above ground level and a small quarry stood nearby.

Reference number:N11327
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Brinkburn and Hesleyhurst
Local History of Brinkburn and Hesleyhurst

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