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Lime Kilns

A Grade II Listed Building in Kingsley, Staffordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.0257 / 53°1'32"N

Longitude: -1.9614 / 1°57'41"W

OS Eastings: 402682

OS Northings: 347606

OS Grid: SK026476

Mapcode National: GBR 372.8Y4

Mapcode Global: WHBCX.V65Q

Entry Name: Lime Kilns

Listing Date: 15 December 1986

Last Amended: 29 April 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1294410

English Heritage Legacy ID: 274775

Location: Kingsley, Staffordshire Moorlands, Staffordshire, ST10

County: Staffordshire

District: Staffordshire Moorlands

Civil Parish: Kingsley

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Foxt St Mark the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

KINGSLEY FROGHALL
SK 04 NW

10/283 Froghall Forge

GV II

The address shall be amended to read:

SK 04 NW KINGSLEY FROGHALL

10/283 Lime Kilns

GV II

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KINGSLEY C.P. FROGHALL
SK 04 NW
10/283 Froghall Forge
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GV II

Lime kilns. Early C19. Rock-faced sandstone ashlar with brick arched
and spandrels lining furnaces. Massive retaining wall (approximately
12m high x 50m) divided into 6 bays by battered sections of stonework;
entrances to each bay round-arched (approximately 2m high) on impost
bands; dentilled band over each arch set under stonework. The forge
forms part of a group at the head of the Caldon Canal, including tram-
way terminus (q.v.), warehouse (q.v.) and bridge (q.v.). The canal
was built circa 1779 to carry limestone from Caldon Low, the stone
being brought down the steep incline to the canal head by tramway.


Listing NGR: SK0268247606

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