NY8216 : Lime kiln below Windmore End Quarry

taken 6 months ago, near to North Stainmore, Cumbria, Great Britain

Lime kiln below Windmore End Quarry
Lime kiln below Windmore End Quarry
Windmore End Quarry is a long band of rock, presumably limestone, on the lower south-western slope of the moorland hill, Iron Band, lying east of the B6276. The lime kiln, seen at the centre of the horizon, is a relatively small and well preserved feature. The kiln is surely far too small to account by itself for the extent of quarrying which has taken place; much of the quarried stone must have seen use elsewhere.
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Date Taken
Monday, 25 March, 2019   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 25 March, 2019
Geographical Context
Uplands  Boundary, Barrier  Quarrying, Mining  Derelict, Disused  Industry 
Primary Subject of Photo
Kiln 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 8252 1661 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:32.6665N 2:16.3027W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 8251 1655
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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Lime Kiln  Disused Quarry  Dry Stone Wall with Gate 

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