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4 Lime Kilns in Wall Attached to Canal Embankment to Rear of Number 38 (Number 38 Not Included)

A Grade II Listed Building in Burnley, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.7894 / 53°47'21"N

Longitude: -2.2365 / 2°14'11"W

OS Eastings: 384517

OS Northings: 432587

OS Grid: SD845325

Mapcode National: GBR DSTM.LC

Mapcode Global: WHB83.M06T

Entry Name: 4 Lime Kilns in Wall Attached to Canal Embankment to Rear of Number 38 (Number 38 Not Included)

Listing Date: 29 September 1977

Last Amended: 19 November 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1313399

English Heritage Legacy ID: 467249

Location: Burnley, Lancashire, BB11

County: Lancashire

District: Burnley

Town: Burnley

Electoral Ward/Division: Bank Hall

Built-Up Area: Burnley

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Burnley St Catherine

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


906-1/17/164 (North side)
29/09/77 4 lime kilns in wall att'd to canal
embankment to rear of No.38 (No.38
not inc)
(Formerly Listed as:
(North side)
British Waterways Builder's Yard
wall and pair of lime kilns at rear
of No.38)


Retaining wall to canal-side lime kilns, with 4 kiln furnaces.
Probably c1796-1800; altered. Wall of coursed sandstone
blocks. Canted projection from embankment, with one pair of
kiln furnaces in the front section and another pair in the
left side: low segmental arches with plain voussoirs, the base
of a triangular buttress to the left of each, and a one-course
band 5 courses above.

Listing NGR: SD8451732586

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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