Limekiln In Disused Quarry, 170 Metres South Of Keenley Thorn Farmhouse

9 Mar 2003
Limekiln In Disused Quarry, 170 Metres South Of Keenley Thorn Farmhouse, West Allen, Tynedale, Northumberland
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

NY 75 NE WEST ALLEN (detached no. 1) KEENLEY FELL

8/248 Limekiln in disused quarry, 170 metres south of Keenley Thorn Farmhouse II

Limekiln, probably mid C19. Squared rubble with brick. Twin segmental-headed drawing arches, each corbelled down to a pair of eyes divided by a brick pilaster, one- of each pair having a segmental brick arch, the other a lintel. Coped front wall, ramped down where the returns splay out before turning in again to flank a charging ramp. Oval pot.

A well-preserved example of a double kiln with charging ramp in a limestone quarry.

Listing NGR: NY7933556286


This is part of the Series: IOE01/1722 IOE Records taken by Ben Robinson; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Ben Robinson. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Robinson, Ben

Rights Holder: Robinson, Ben


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