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Monument record MDR1427 - Lime Kiln and Quarries, 60m south of Haddon Grove Farm, Over Haddon

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

Limekiln of oval construction, adjacent to a quarried limestone outcrop. The furnace chamber has been partly filled in, and the draw tunnel has partly collapsed, but both are clearly discernable. (1,3). In moderate condition, overgrown with grass (1), and has undergone some conservation work (3). A rectangular clamp/pye type limekiln with an intact drawhole It measures c.6m by 2m. There are two associated quarries, one to the north and a large quarry to the south which has an exposed vertical rock face and has been partially walled off. (4).

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: SPAST. 1986. Limekiln and Pinfold Survey. Card 150, Box 5.
  • <2> Photograph: Hill, R. 1985-6. Limekiln and Pinfold Survey.
  • <3> Unpublished document: English, E & Wilson, J. 1991. A Field Survey of an Extensive Part of the Civil parish of Over Haddon in the Peak District of Derbyshire.
  • <4> Unpublished document: Taylor, H & Robbins, G (PDNPA). 1999. Haddon Grove, Over Haddon, Derbyshire, rapid farm survey, upland option. No.13, p2.



Grid reference Centred SK 1793 6678 (20m by 66m) (Centre)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR4118

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Record last edited

Sep 2 2015 8:38AM

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