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Lime Kiln in Keldishaw Field at SD 684 864

A Grade II Listed Building in Dent, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.2723 / 54°16'20"N

Longitude: -2.4878 / 2°29'15"W

OS Eastings: 368333

OS Northings: 486402

OS Grid: SD683864

Mapcode National: GBR CM21.68

Mapcode Global: WH94B.RWK5

Plus Code: 9C6V7GC6+WV

Entry Name: Lime Kiln in Keldishaw Field at SD 684 864

Listing Date: 18 October 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1383801

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484233

Location: Dent, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA10

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Town: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Dent

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Dent with Cowgill

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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162-1/10/207 (East side)
Lime kiln in Keldishaw field at SD
684 864


Lime kiln. Now disused. Probably mid to later C19. Sandstone
and limestone rubble brought to courses, with stone slate
lacing. Rectangular, with battered front and sides: 6.2m wide
at the base and 5.7m deep, facing east, with earth ramp to
rear. Now approx. 5.4m high, and lacking the top 2 or 3
courses. Flat-arched opening to draw-hole, with rubble
voussoirs. Round bowl on top partly filled in. Good example of
its type, close to former limestone quarry known as Stoney

Listing NGR: SD6833386402

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