Post-medieval lime kilns at Cotes Road (MLE 16967

  • ID (Preferred Ref.): MLE16967
  • Name: Post-medieval lime kiln at Cotes Road
  • Map Sheet: SK51NE
  • Grid Reference: Centroid SK 574 183 (MBR: 26m by 28m)
  • Summary: A single large 'pot' kiln was excavated in 2006, immediately east of a group of later kilns. It is almost identical to kilns MLE16965 & MLE16966. Archaeomagnetic dating gave a last firing date of c.1750.

Sources

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  • Reference: Unpublished document: McAree, D. 2007. Archaeological excavation at Cotes Road, Barrow upon Soar.


Location - Administrative Areas

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


Monument/Component Types

  • LIME KILN (Late Post-medieval - 1700 AD? to 1750 AD?)

Associated Activities/Events

  • Event ID: ELE5210 
  • Name/Ref: Archaeological excavation at Cotes Road, Barrow upon Soar
  • Organisation: Northamptonshire Archaeology
 

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