Kennedy Limeworks (Holy Island)
These are the ruined remains of a number of 19th century lime kilns They were built in the 1840s. The limestone was supplied by wagonway and then transported from a jetty south of Chare Ends.
|Historical period:||Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)|
|Legal status:||Conservation area|
|Event(s):||PHOTOGRAPHIC SURVEY, Northumberland Coastal Survey 1992; GUARD|
FIELD SURVEY, North East Rapid Coastal Zone Assessment - Phase 2 2010; Archaeological Research Services
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Source of Reference
Local History of Holy Island
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