MSO8355 - Lime kiln at Brown Cottage (Monument)

Summary

A double-block limekiln, close to Lower Court Farm, shown as "Old Limekiln" on 1st and 2nd Edition Ordnance Survey mapping. It is in reasonable condition, although parts are densely overgrown.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

"Old limekiln" is marked on the 1st and 2nd Edition Ordnance Survey maps close to Lower Court Farm. [1,2] A double block kiln survives in reasonable condition, although parts are densely overgrown. [3]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1902-1907. County Series, 2nd Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500. 25" 1904.
  • <3> Unpublished document: Eardley-Wilmot, H.. 1981. Worksheet in Devon HER. Holley S 1997 `An Investigation of Limekilns on Exmoor...' unpub BSc thesis, Bournemouth University..

Map

Location

Grid reference SS 9979 3674 (point)
Map sheet SS93NE
Civil Parish TREBOROUGH, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

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External Links (1)

Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO11636
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 93 NE78
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1128233
  • Somerset SMR PRN (Somerset): 34137

Record last edited

Feb 13 2013 12:50PM

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