Keys to the Past

Shipley West Field lime kiln (Eglingham)

This lime kiln was substantially intact when recorded in the 1980s although one of the arches had partially collapsed. The pot measures about 3m across and is lined with brick, the remainder is built of stone.

Reference number:N4395
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)

See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Eglingham

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