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Latitude: 55.9875 / 55°59'14"N
Longitude: -2.4584 / 2°27'30"W
OS Eastings: 371499
OS Northings: 677260
OS Grid: NT714772
Mapcode National: GBR ND9W.LGS
Mapcode Global: WH8W1.6RLT
Entry Name: Catcraig Limekilns
Listing Date: 5 February 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 332120
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB1502
Building Class: Cultural
County: East Lothian
Electoral Ward: Dunbar and East Linton
Traditional County: East Lothian
Mid 19th century, restored 1966. Double Kiln comprising
2-draw and 3-draw Kiln and central tunnel. Grey rubble
limestone, battered at W end. 3 vent-arches to central
tunnel. Each Kiln 30' high, that to W (now blocked)
being older. Section of Dunbar marble set in tunnel.
Originally ran by Broxmouth Estate; ceased operation in 1921. Coal-fired operation, lit by furze. Limeburners Cottages and Stables sited nearby, not included in current listing. Restoreed by East Lothian County Council.
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