Budle lime kiln (Bamburgh)
This lime kiln is in poor condition, and has partly collapsed. Limestone was burnt in lime kilns to create lime, which was used to improve the quality of soil or make cement..
|Historical period:||Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)|
|Event(s):||FIELD OBSERVATION, Northumberland Coastal Survey 1992; GUARD|
PHOTOGRAPHIC SURVEY, Northumberland Coastal Survey 1992; GUARD
FIELD OBSERVATION, Lime Kilns in the Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) 2010; The Archaeological Practice Ltd
Source of Reference
Local History of Bamburgh
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