SK1863 : Remains of a limekiln

taken 13 years ago, near to Middleton, Derbyshire, Great Britain

Remains of a limekiln.
Remains of a limekiln.
Limestone when burnt with coal or other fuel in one of these limekilns produces quicklime. This then has several uses including a soil conditioner for use on acid farmland, tanning leather and for making mortar for the building industry.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 26 March, 2006   (more nearby)
Monday, 27 March, 2006
Lime kilns   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 184 631 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:9.8824N 1:43.5744W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SK 185 631
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