Keys to the Past

Lime kiln at Barhaugh (Knaresdale with Kirkhaugh)

Remains of Barhaugh 'C' lime kiln. Photo by Lancaster University Archaeological Unit.
Remains of Barhaugh 'C' lime kiln. Photo by Lancaster University Archaeological Unit.

This lime kiln at Barhaugh was built at an unknown date in the post-medieval period. It is now ruined and survives as an earthwork. Archaeologists call this lime kiln `Barhaugh lime kiln C'. Small depressions in the ground nearby may be the remains of early clamp kilns.

Reference number:N6002
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)

To find out more about a particular site, please click the Identify button (i) on the toolbar, then click the site on the map.
The Historic maps option is only available when the map scale is between 2500 and 10000.




See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Knaresdale with Kirkhaugh


Disclaimer -

Please note that this information has been compiled from a number of different sources. Durham County Council and Northumberland County Council can accept no responsibility for any inaccuracy contained therein. If you wish to use/copy any of the images, please ensure that you read the Copyright information provided.