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Latitude: 50.4003 / 50°24'1"N
Longitude: -3.494 / 3°29'38"W
OS Eastings: 293916
OS Northings: 56673
OS Grid: SX939566
Mapcode National: GBR QY.F7WQ
Mapcode Global: FRA 37KZ.QMM
Entry Name: Lime Kiln at Sx 9390 5665
Listing Date: 18 October 1993
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1195168
English Heritage Legacy ID: 383537
Location: Brixham, Torbay, TQ5
Civil Parish: Brixham
Built-Up Area: Brixham
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Brixham All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SX95NW BERRY HEAD ROAD, Berry Head
1946-1/2/26 (North side)
Lime kiln at SX 9390 5665
Lime kiln. Built 1809 to provide lime for military hospital.
Roughly coursed and squared Devonian limestone rubble. Stands
in a quarry above Berry Head Hotel (qv) to the south-east.
Wedge-shaped opening with rounded arch of voussoirs. INTERIOR
semicircular with corbelled roof. Small rectangular aperture
in rear wall at ground level. Large round hole on top,
accessible from another quarry at higher level.
(Exeter Museums Archaeological Field Unit Reports: Pye A R:
Berry Head Fort, Brixham: 1990-: 27).
Listing NGR: SX9391656672
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