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Latitude: 53.1266 / 53°7'35"N
Longitude: -4.3115 / 4°18'41"W
OS Eastings: 245434
OS Northings: 361322
OS Grid: SH454613
Mapcode National: GBR 5G.734L
Mapcode Global: WH43D.RN3Y
Entry Name: Lime kiln NE of Llanfaglan
Listing Date: 29 July 1997
Last Amended: 29 July 1997
Source ID: 18624
Building Class: Industrial
Location: Located NE of Llanfaglan and just E of the minor road which runs N - S along the edge of the Afon Gwyrfai estuary.
Traditional County: Caernarfonshire
Early C19 lime kiln built, probably by the Plas Llanfaglan estate, in a convenient coastal site. Lime was imported by sea to be burnt and used on the land.
Rectangular lime kiln some 7m long by 5m wide by 4m high, built partly of rubble stone and partly of squared blocks. Rear is built into man-made bank or ramp. Top and crucible in poor condition and partly overgrown. N and S sides have tall kiln eyes with massive stone lintels, sloping sides and tapering within, 2m high at the front and 2m deep.
Included as a good example of a lime kiln of this region.
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