Rosedale East Mines: South 'Stone' kilns and North 'Iron' kilns, Rosedale East Side, Ryedale - North York Moors (NP)

South 'Stone' kilns; massive rectangular stone structure 90 metres long part of the C19 iron mining complex at Rosedale East. Recent major collapse in several places. North 'Iron' kilns; also a massive rectangular stone structure 90 metres long, partly constructed with wrought iron plates which were removed following abandonment. Recent collapse. Now included in a major project to preserve and promote the story of ironstone mining and associated railways. Called This Exploited Land, it is an initiative of the North York Moors National Park and supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Rosedale East Mines: South 'Stone' kilns and North 'Iron' kilns, Rosedale East Side, Ryedale - North York Moors (NP)
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Rosedale East Mines calcining kilns and iron mines, 280m east and 610m north east of Stables Farm
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1018981
  • Local Planning Authority: North York Moors (NP)
  • Site Type: Industrial > Kiln

Location

  • Building Name: Rosedale East Mines: South 'Stone' kilns and North 'Iron' kilns
  • County: North Yorkshire
  • District / Borough: Ryedale
  • Parish: Rosedale East Side
  • National Park: North York Moors (NP)
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Thirsk and Malton
  • Region: Yorkshire

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Poor
  • Occupancy / Use: Vacant/not in use
  • Priority: B - Immediate risk of further rapid deterioration or loss of fabric; solution agreed but not yet implemented
  • Previous Priority: B
  • Ownership: Private

Contact Details

Jenny Lee 01904 601933

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England