COLWELL GROVE LIMEKILN AND QUARRY, TINTERN

Site Details



NPRN
276017
Map Reference
ST59NW
Grid Reference
ST533997
Unitary (Local) Authority
Monmouthshire
Old County
Monmouthshire
Community
Tintern
Type of Site
LIME KILN
Broad Class
Industrial
Period
Post Medieval;Modern

Site Description

Substantial remains of a Wye Valley type limekiln of the early 19th century with associated landscape features, including trackways, ramps, walls and quarry. The kiln has 2 drawing arches to the front, fed by a single pot. There are walls leading up to the kiln on either side of a hollow way from the track which runs along the edge of the wood to the north.
Source: Cadw scheduling description of 08. 2000 F.Foster/RCAHMW 03. 2006

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