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Bank of 12 Lime Kilns at National Grid Reference St 7045 8585

A Grade II Listed Building in Rangeworthy, South Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.5708 / 51°34'14"N

Longitude: -2.4275 / 2°25'38"W

OS Eastings: 370468

OS Northings: 185854

OS Grid: ST704858

Mapcode National: GBR JY.DB2K

Mapcode Global: VH884.WS16

Entry Name: Bank of 12 Lime Kilns at National Grid Reference St 7045 8585

Listing Date: 5 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1128770

English Heritage Legacy ID: 34881

Location: Rangeworthy, South Gloucestershire, BS37

County: South Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Rangeworthy

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Wickwar Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


4/247 Bank of 12 Limekilns at NGR ST
7045 8585

Bank of 12 limekilns. 1844-48, established by Messrs. Long Keeling and Nowell.
Coursed rubble bank of kilns approximately 20 feet high and 100 feet long. The
eyes of the kilns are approximately 5-6 feet high and the four towards the east
end have doors; round arched heads with voussoirs. The bank of kilns was
connected to a nearby quarry by means of a tramway which ran along the top of the
bank. Thought to be the longest bank of limekilns in Southern England
(D. Pollard and E.J. Taylor, personal communication).

Listing NGR: ST7046885854

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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