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Limekiln at Gwbert

A Grade II Listed Building in Y Ferwig, Ceredigion

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Latitude: 52.1196 / 52°7'10"N

Longitude: -4.6906 / 4°41'26"W

OS Eastings: 215889

OS Northings: 250219

OS Grid: SN158502

Mapcode National: GBR CY.8P5P

Mapcode Global: VH2MG.NZ4J

Plus Code: 9C4Q4895+RQ

Entry Name: Limekiln at Gwbert

Listing Date: 6 March 1995

Last Amended: 6 March 1995

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 15864

Building Class: Industrial

Location: Situated on the neck of Craig y Gwbert between two beaches.

County: Ceredigion

Community: Y Ferwig

Community: Y Ferwig

Locality: Gwbert

Traditional County: Cardiganshire

Tagged with: Lime kiln

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Early C19 lime kiln marked on 1839/40 Tithe Map.


Early C19 circular rubblestone lime kiln built into bank. Two tall kiln eyes on N and S sides, triangular and tapering within. Infilled crucible.

Reasons for Listing

Included as a good example of a lime kiln of this area.

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