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Latitude: 52.8915 / 52°53'29"N
Longitude: -2.7104 / 2°42'37"W
OS Eastings: 352299
OS Northings: 332905
OS Grid: SJ522329
Mapcode National: GBR 7K.PVGT
Mapcode Global: WH89W.BLK5
Entry Name: Limekilns at Ngr Sj 5228 3291
Listing Date: 16 September 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1236792
English Heritage Legacy ID: 427787
Location: Wem Rural, Shropshire, SY4
Civil Parish: Wem Rural
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Edstaston St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
WEM RURAL QUINA BROOK
SJ 53 SW
SJ 5228 3291
6/154 Limekilns at N.G.R.
- SJ 5228 3291
Limekilns, now disused. Circa 1806. Mixed red brick and uncoursed
sandstone rubble construction. 4 round-arched kilns. Associated with
the Prees branch of the Ellesmere Canal, which was originally intended
to reach Prees Higher Heath but instead terminated at Quina Brook, where
a wharf was built c.1806. Charles Hadfield, Canals of the West Midlands
(3rd edn. 1985) pp.177-8.
Listing NGR: SJ5229932904
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