Gunnerton Nick lime kiln (Chollerton)
These are the slight remains of a lime kiln. Limestone was burnt in these kilns to make lime. This was used to make cement and improve soil quality.
|Historical period:||Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)|
|Event(s):||DESK BASED ASSESSMENT, Barrasford Quarry Archaeological Assessment 1995; The Archaeological Practice|
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Source of Reference
Local History of Chollerton