Marsden lime kilns, South Shields - South Tyneside

Massive C19 industrial kilns, of two types, which were in poor condition and in urgent need of repair. Following completion of project development work, urgent repairs have begun part-funded by Historic England, This outstanding repair work has now stalled due to the previous owners going into administration in autumn 2017.

Marsden lime kilns, South Shields - South Tyneside
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Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    Marsden lime kilns
    Heritage Category:
    Scheduled Monument
    List Entry Number:
    1005911
    Local Planning Authority:
    South Tyneside
    Site Type:
    Industrial > Mining industry site

Location

    Building Name:
    Marsden lime kilns
    Locality:
    South Shields
    County:
    Tyne and Wear
    District / Borough:
    South Tyneside
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    South Shields
    Region:
    North East and Yorkshire

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Building or structure
    Condition:
    Poor
    Occupancy / Use:
    Not applicable
    Priority:
    F - Repair scheme in progress and (where applicable) end use or user identified; or functionally redundant buildings with new use agreed but not yet implemented.
    Previous Priority:
    F
    Ownership:
    Commercial company