Keys to the Past

Netherhouses lime kiln (Rochester and Byrness)

A lime kiln is built into the hillside at the bottom of Tod Law. It is circular in plan measuring about 3m across. It is a simple type of kiln with no [draw arch].

Reference number:N8146
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Rochester and Byrness

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