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Latitude: 51.753 / 51°45'10"N
Longitude: -4.2747 / 4°16'28"W
OS Eastings: 243084
OS Northings: 208481
OS Grid: SN430084
Mapcode National: GBR GQ.8NJ7
Mapcode Global: VH3M2.V6HH
Entry Name: Lime-kiln facing W, on ridge E of Capel Horeb
Listing Date: 28 July 1998
Last Amended: 28 July 1998
Source ID: 20199
Building Class: Industrial
Location: Situated in overgrown scrub some 700m NNE of Mynyddygarreg School, reached by lane, then footpath, and situated to E of footpath. Kiln is in earth-banked small indent, some 60m E of path, facing W. Se
Community: Kidwelly (Cydweli)
Built-Up Area: Mynyddygarreg
Traditional County: Carmarthenshire
Mid C19 lime-kiln, part of the limestone industry of Mynyddygarreg. Marked on 1880 O.S. map.
One of two surviving limekilns built into banks with crucibles accessible from paths above. Curved front in rubble stone with big semi-circular arch to kiln-eye. Stone voussoirs. Kiln-eye is some 3m high, curving in and down to rear furnace. Projecting shelf just above arch.
Listed as one of two intact survivors of four marked on 1880 O.S. map. Important relics of the Mynyddygarreg limestone industry.
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