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Lorbottle Bankhead Quarry lime kiln (Cartington)

This lime kiln was probably built in the 19th century and was still largely intact in the later 20th century. It is built into the side of a quarry and has three draw arches with one eye per arch.

Reference number:N2745
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Cartington


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