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Monument record MDR1423 - Lime Kiln, 700m South East of Over Wheal farm, Sheldon

Type and Period (2)

  • (Tudor to Victorian - 1540 AD to 1880 AD)
  • (Tudor to Victorian - 1540 AD to 1880 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Derelict but clearly recognisable limekiln. (1). With blocked draw tunnel and filled furnace chamber. (2). Recorded on the 1880 Ordnance Survey map as an 'old limekiln'. (3).

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Hill, R (PPJPB). 1985. Peak Park Treasures. C232; Hill, R; 9/1/1986.
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: SPAST. 1986-7. Limekiln Survey. Box 5, Card 145 and Negative No. 45.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).



Grid reference Centred SK 1606 6884 (64m by 59m) (Centre)

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Record last edited

Nov 27 2007 3:11PM

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