Keys to the Past

Beadnell Point lime kiln (Beadnell)

This lime kiln was exposed in Beadnell Point by storms in the mid to late 1980s. Archaeomagnetic dating showed that it had last been used in the late 15th century.

Reference number:N5813
Historical period: Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Legal status:Scheduled Ancient Monument
Event(s):EXCAVATION, Excavation of a late Medieval Lime Kiln on Beadnell Point, Northumberland 1994
FIELD OBSERVATION, Lime Kilns in the Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) 2010; The Archaeological Practice Ltd

See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Beadnell

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