Monument record MDR1424 - Lime Kiln and Quarry, 350m North North West of Manor House, 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

Large limekiln with well preserved frontage. Furnace chamber is grass-covered and filled-in. (1). The kiln and quarry are recorded on the 1880 Ordnance Survey map as 'old quarry'. (3).

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Hill, R (PPJPB). 1985. Peak Park Treasures. C231; Hill, R; 9/1/1986.
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: SPAST. 1986-7. Limekiln Survey. Box No 5, Card 147, Negative No.48.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).



Grid reference Centred SK 1687 6932 (62m by 49m) (Centre)

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Record last edited

Nov 27 2007 5:22PM

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