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Old Limekiln at Ratcliffe Wharf, Forton

Description: Old Limekiln at Ratcliffe Wharf

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 185481

OS Grid Reference: SD4840550210
OS Grid Coordinates: 348405, 450210
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9454, -2.7875

Location: Ratcliffe Wharf Lane, Forton, Lancashire PR3 0AN

Locality: Forton
Local Authority: Wyre Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: PR3 0AN

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Listing Text

SD 45 SE
Old Limekiln at Ratcliffe Wharf
- II

Limekiln, built against bank of Lancaster Canal, which was opened in 1797.
Large sandstone blocks. Roughly rectangular on plan with top grassed over.
Front (east) wall has blocked lower opening with timber lintel.

Listing NGR: SD4840550210

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Source: English Heritage

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