SD8266 : Kiln walls

taken 9 years ago, near to Langcliffe, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

Kiln walls
Kiln walls
Inside the Hoffman Kiln. Completed in 1873 it is a large oval, 128m long, and fired limestone in a continuous process, the fire moving round the oval.

This is the stonework above one of the access arches, showing the effects of intense heat during its use and the subsequent dripping of water over many years.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 25 February, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 26 February, 2009
Category
Lime kilns   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 823 662 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:5.4838N 2:16.3262W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 823 662
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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