Post-medieval lime kilns at 136, Cotes Road (MLE 16169)

  • ID (Preferred Ref.): MLE16169
  • Name: Post-medieval lime kilns at 136, Cotes Road
  • Map Sheet: SK51NE
  • Grid Reference: Centroid SK 571 183 (MBR: 66m by 56m)
  • Summary: Two post-medieval lime kilns were recorded during an evaluation in 2006. The kilns were inverted cone shapes, dug into the ground and approached down a ramp. The inside of the firing chamber and the base were brick lined.

Sources

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  • Reference : Unpublished document: Hurford, M. 2006. An archaeological evaluation at 136, Cotes Road, Barrow on Soar.


Location - Administrative Areas

  • Civil Parish: Barrow-upon-Soar, Charnwood, Leicestershire


Monument/Component Types

  • LIME KILN (Late Post-medieval - 1700 AD to 1899 AD)

Associated Activities/Events

  • Event ID: LE4550 
  • Name/Ref: An archaeological evaluation at 136, Cotes Road, Barrow on Soar (Ref: P/06/1846/2)
  • Organisation: University of Leicester Archaeological Services
 

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Last Updated. 10-January-2016 By admin