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Latitude: 53.2787 / 53°16'43"N
Longitude: -1.6774 / 1°40'38"W
OS Eastings: 421605
OS Northings: 375797
OS Grid: SK216757
Mapcode National: GBR JZQJ.MD
Mapcode Global: WHCCV.6VHB
Entry Name: Lime Kiln at Western Entrance to Darlton Quarry Sk 216 758
Listing Date: 12 October 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1068759
English Heritage Legacy ID: 80712
Location: Stoney Middleton, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, S32
District: Derbyshire Dales
Civil Parish: Stoney Middleton
Built-Up Area: Eyam
Traditional County: Derbyshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire
Church of England Parish: Stoney Middleton St Martin
Church of England Diocese: Derby
SK 21 75 PARISH OF STONEY MIDDLETON MIDDLETON DALE
6/97 (South Side)
Lime Kiln at Western Entrance
to Darlton Quarry SK 216 758
Limekiln. Early C19. Rubble limestone and timber. Large beehive-shaped limekiln, approximately 25 feet high, partly set back into the hillside. Circular in plan except for large projecting rubble buttresses to either side of drawing tunnel entrance. Between these, a large lintel supports upper stonework. Set back beneath the lintel, the arched tunnel entrance of rubble voussoirs. Above, the kiln tapes to the top. West side now collapsed near the top. Kiln has been filled in by rubble so lining not visible. Listed as rare survival of large, late C18 and early C19, complex of lime quarrying and burning along Middleton Dale.
Listing NGR: SK2160575797
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