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Latitude: 51.249 / 51°14'56"N
Longitude: -0.2705 / 0°16'13"W
OS Eastings: 520800
OS Northings: 151400
OS Grid: TQ208514
Mapcode National: GBR HGD.QDB
Mapcode Global: VHGS2.8VBX
Entry Name: Six Flare Kilns at Betchworth Pits Tq20805140
Listing Date: 21 January 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1028782
English Heritage Legacy ID: 290128
Location: Betchworth, Mole Valley, Surrey, RH3
District: Mole Valley
Civil Parish: Betchworth
Traditional County: Surrey
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey
Church of England Parish: Betchworth St Michael
Church of England Diocese: Southwark
BETCHWORTH C.P. STATION ROAD
4/19 Six Flare Kilns at
21/1/86 Betchworth Pits
Battery of flare kilns. Built approximately 1872 by the Brockham Brick Company
in connection with its lime quarrying activities. Rectangular range with round
kilns on plinth approximately 25 feet high. Brick with iron bands around the
kilns, iron handrails across the front. Three of the six 20 feet high towers
remain, originally top loaded.
Part of a good group of industrial buildings.
SURREY HISTORY I 3 (1975) "Stone Mining in East Surrey" by P. W. Sowan pp83-94.
Records for the Brockham Brick Company can be found in Surrey County Record
Listing NGR: TQ2080051400
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