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Monument record MDR1256 - Lime Kiln, 800m East of Cronkston Lodge, Hartington Middle Quarter

Type and Period (2)

  • (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Old Limekiln. (1). Large, post medieval, lime kiln, grass grown with two draw tunnels. (2). A large clamp/pye kiln measuring c. eight and half metres by four metres with two drawholes in the front south-facing side. There are quarries with c. two metre deep exposed rock-face to the north and south of the kiln. (4).

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <2> Unpublished document: Hill, R (PPJPB). Peak Park Treasure. 9.1.86: C234.
  • <3> Unpublished document: Hill, R (PPJPB). 1986. Limekiln Survey 1985 and 1986. incl. Photo.
  • <4> Unpublished document: Taylor, H (PDNPA). 1999. Cronkston Grange, Hartington Middle Quarter, Derbyshire, archaeological survey, 1999. No.41, p20.



Grid reference Centred SK 1277 6501 (53m by 44m) (Centre)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR3830

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Record last edited

Mar 24 2015 11:26AM

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