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Monument record MDR7366 - Lime kiln and quarry, Clement Lane, Bradwell

Type and Period (2)

  • (Georgian to Victorian - 1750 AD to 1880 AD)
  • (Georgian to Victorian - 1750 AD to 1880 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Remains include lower three to four feet of the kiln (not collapsed), a disused building and excavated area. (1) Oval clamp lime kiln and associated quarry of late 18th or early 19th century date. The kiln pot was originally c.12½ metres long. It is now c.11 metres long and 5½ metres wide and up to 1½ metres deep. The kiln is dug into the ground and has three flue channels to the north-east, the south-east of which is now partially buried by dumped material. The kiln and quarry are marked on the 1880 and 1922 Ordnance Survey maps and are annotated 'Old Limekiln'. (2)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Hill, R (PPJPB). 1986. Limekiln Survey 1985 and 1986.
  • <2> Unpublished document: Ullathorne, A (PDNPA). 2002. Bottom Farm, Wheston, Litton and Bradwell, Derbyshire, archaeological survey, 2002. No. 17, p 5.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1896-1900. OS County Series, 2nd edition (1st revision), scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).



Grid reference Centred SK 1537 8048 (45m by 39m) (Centre)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR4138

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Record last edited

Jan 9 2017 3:47PM

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