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Latitude: 55.2035 / 55°12'12"N
Longitude: -3.7183 / 3°43'5"W
OS Eastings: 290739
OS Northings: 591262
OS Grid: NX907912
Mapcode National: GBR 28G8.SH
Mapcode Global: WH5VW.VGKS
Entry Name: Park Village, Limekilns
Listing Date: 26 June 1986
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 330379
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB167
Building Class: Cultural
County: Dumfries and Galloway
Electoral Ward: Mid and Upper Nithsdale
Traditional County: Dumfriesshire
Built circa 1774. Row of 3 limekilns, facing north, and set
against steep bank. Squared rubble. 3 segmental-arched
openings at base, with brick fireplaces; brick-lined kilns
with circular openings above.
Derelict but still reasonably intact. Closeburn limeworks
founded circa 1774 by Sir James Kirkpatrick; works
operational until circa 1888, though used intermittently
until circa 1895.
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