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Limekilns Ccc Caravan Site, Harmby

Description: Limekilns Ccc Caravan Site

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 June 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 321652

OS Grid Reference: SE1256390198
OS Grid Coordinates: 412563, 490198
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3072, -1.8084

Location: Harmby, North Yorkshire DL8 5NU

Locality: Harmby
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL8 5NU

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Listing Text

(north side)
near Leyburn
Limekilns , CCC Caravan
1/44 Site

- II

Former limekilns. Dated 1856. Rubble and brick. Range of 3 pairs of
limekilns, built into hillside. Each kiln approximately square on plan with
3 hearths of small round arches in pale brick. To each kiln opening a semi-
circular arch of rubble voussoirs, second from left partly blocked. In
centre, ashlar plaque inscribed 'M W & Co. 1856'. Cast-iron beams, some
broken off, project from top of structure. 2 small turrets on top edge,
probably originally 3. Construction linked with opening of Wensleydale
railway line, which runs close by.

Listing NGR: SE1256390198

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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