Keys to the Past

Dunstan Square lime kiln (Craster)

The remains of an estate lime kiln stand near quarries north of Dunstan Square. In the 1970s it was recorded as still intact with an arch measuring 8 feet (2.4m) high. It originally had four brick draw arches and two pots.

Reference number:N5853
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Craster


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