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Lime Kiln at Ngr St 7543 4919, Great Elm

Description: Lime Kiln at Ngr St 7543 4919

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 267108

OS Grid Reference: ST7542149221
OS Grid Coordinates: 375421, 149221
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2416, -2.3535

Location: Elm Lane, Elm, Somerset BA11 3NW

Locality: Great Elm
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA11 3NW

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Listing Text


Lime Kiln at NGR ST 7543 4919


Lime kiln C19. Large cylindrical structure 15 metres high, of random rubble; wide opening at base giving onto a narrow opening one metre from the ground. Land rises steeply behinds kiln. Chimney now blocked with rubble, the only evidence
now a slight depression in the ground around the top of the kiln. One of a pair approximately 30 metres apart. One of the few early industrial remains in this once much-worked valley.

Listing NGR: ST7542149221

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Source: English Heritage

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