MSO10415 - Post-medieval limekiln north of Woodadvent Farm (Monument)


A limekiln is shown on historic mapping and is still extant.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

'Limekiln' shown on 1st and 2nd Edition Ordnance Survey maps. [1,2] Noted on recent map. [3] A limekiln lies by the lane to Woodadvent Farm at ST 0359 3756, and is recorded by Holley. [4] This record was enhanced as part of the National Record of the Historic Environment to Exmoor National Park Historic Environment Record data transfer project. [5]

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1854-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. c.1904. 1:2500 map, second edition.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey. 2005. Landline Information.
  • <4> Report: Holley, S.. 1997. An Investigation of Limekilns on Exmoor for the Purposes of Conservation.
  • <5> Digital archive: Historic England. Various. National Record of the Historic Environment (NRHE) entry. 1312330, Updated 30 May 2022.



Grid reference Centred ST 0359 3755 (5m by 5m)
Map sheet ST03NW

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Related Monuments/Buildings (2)

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Other Statuses/References

  • National Monuments Record reference: ST 03 NW69
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • NRHE HOB UID (Pastscape): 1312330
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 19352

Record last edited

May 30 2022 9:30PM


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