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Latitude: 50.4619 / 50°27'42"N
Longitude: -4.2235 / 4°13'24"W
OS Eastings: 242278
OS Northings: 64809
OS Grid: SX422648
Mapcode National: GBR NS.N6Z1
Mapcode Global: FRA 271T.VTD
Entry Name: Limekiln at Sx 422 648
Listing Date: 19 October 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1140182
English Heritage Legacy ID: 60901
Location: Landulph, Cornwall, PL12
Civil Parish: Landulph
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Landulph
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SX 46 SW
6/154 Limekiln at SX 422 648
Limekiln. Probably late C18. Slatestone and Devon limestone rubble.
Plan: Rectangular limekiln with arched opening to each side, built into the bank at the rear for top loading.
Exterior: Each side has a round-arched splayed opening with a stoke-hole to the rear; at the left side there are courses of Devon limestone banding. The roof has a circular opening for loading the kiln; filled with earth. The limekiln is about 7 metres long and about 4 metres deep. The limekiln is by a small beach on the Tamar estuary; lime would have been brought by water transport.
Listing NGR: SX4227864809
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