Monument record MDR2027 - Two Lime Kilns and Quarry, 700m west of Blackwell Hall, Blackwell-in-the-Peak

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

Two kilns, side-by-side, draw tunnel visible with squared lintel. Furnace chamber partially rubble filled and overgrown. (1,2). A limekiln is recorded at this site on the 1st edition OS map as an 'Old Limekiln', suggesting it had fallen into disuse by 1880. (3).

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Hill, R (PPJPB). Peak Park Treasure. 9.1.86; C226.
  • <2> Unpublished document: Hill, R (PPJPB). 1986. Limekiln Survey 1985 and 1986. No. 289; photo neg.136.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SK 1188 7238 (26m by 24m) (Multiple Site Centre)
Civil Parish BLACKWELL IN THE PEAK, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE

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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