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Latitude: 51.7386 / 51°44'19"N
Longitude: -5.2833 / 5°16'59"W
OS Eastings: 173405
OS Northings: 209538
OS Grid: SM734095
Mapcode National: GBR G1.0L8Z
Mapcode Global: VH0V5.CKRJ
Entry Name: Lime Kiln on Skomer Island
Listing Date: 23 February 1998
Last Amended: 23 February 1998
Source ID: 19406
Building Class: Commercial
Location: Situated at the E end of the island some 100m from the sea at North Haven.
Community: Marloes and St. Brides (Marloes a Sain Ffrêd)
Community: Marloes and St. Brides
Locality: Skomer Island
Traditional County: Pembrokeshire
Mid C19 large lime kiln, the best surviving example of the two on Skomer.
Square lime kiln some 3m high and 6m wide built of rubble stone. NW side is built into slope of hill and SW and NE sides have large kiln eyes with tapering sides to cast-iron lintels. Crucible is open.
Listed as a good surviving lime kiln of the region and of historical value in the history of farming on Skomer.