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Limekiln at Trewyn Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Llanelidan, Denbighshire

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Latitude: 53.0516 / 53°3'5"N

Longitude: -3.3047 / 3°18'17"W

OS Eastings: 312639

OS Northings: 351279

OS Grid: SJ126512

Mapcode National: GBR 6S.CV00

Mapcode Global: WH77P.6KKF

Entry Name: Limekiln at Trewyn Farm

Listing Date: 21 March 2001

Last Amended: 21 March 2001

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 24990

Building Class: Industrial

Location: At north of main entrance to Trewyn, in small quarry.

County: Denbighshire

Town: Ruthin

Community: Llanelidan

Community: Llanelidan

Locality: Rhyd-y-meudwy

Traditional County: Denbighshire

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A late C19 limekiln, shown on the 1874 Ordnance Survey map; probably for local farm use.


A small limekiln in rough undressed limestone blocks, about 8m square in plan and about 5m high, near the roadside to the south of a small quarry, at the entrance to Trewyn farm. The opening at top is about 2m diameter and there is still some vitrified lining in place. The kiln is built against a quarried face and there is a ramp up to the top on the east side. Working recessed at north and south both 1½m wide and deep, with corbelled sides. Iron bar and brick lining to the working hole are visible on the south side.

Reasons for Listing

Well preserved example of a small agricultural limekiln.

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