SK3114 : Hot work

taken 11 years ago, near to Moira, Leicestershire, Great Britain

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Hot work
A restored bank of 7 lime kilns, built in the early part of the 19th century to exploit local minerals and in a position to make the most of the canal for bringing in the raw materials and to take away the finished product. Left in a ruinous state for decades they were finally restored in 2000. It is said that half of Moira's population was conceived here!
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SK3114, 47 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 18 February, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 20 February, 2007
Category
Lime kilns   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 313 148 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:43.8393N 1:32.2050W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 313 149
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South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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