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Lime Kiln

A Grade II Listed Building in Littledean, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8346 / 51°50'4"N

Longitude: -2.4848 / 2°29'5"W

OS Eastings: 366690

OS Northings: 215223

OS Grid: SO666152

Mapcode National: GBR FW.VQ7T

Mapcode Global: VH86Y.W47X

Plus Code: 9C3VRGM8+R3

Entry Name: Lime Kiln

Listing Date: 4 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1299176

English Heritage Legacy ID: 354174

Location: Littledean, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, GL14

County: Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Littledean

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Drybrook

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Description

SO 61 NE LITTLEDEAN EDGEHILLS
at NGR S0666152
6/100 Lime Kiln

II

Lime kiln: probably late C18: roughly squared stone, forming
retaining wall. 2 semi-circular stone-lined tunnels, side by
side, with connecting tunnel at back at floor level, leading to
well, marked by depression in ground above. 2 cupboard-like
recesses low down in right-hand tunnel. A typical Forest of Dean
limekiln, of a lower pattern than normal. (Committee for Rescue
Archaeology in Avon, Gloucestershire and Somerset, 1977 report.)


Listing NGR: SO6669015223

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