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HER Number:MDV22309
Name:Lime Kiln at Blackaller Quarry, Drewsteignton


'Kiln' shown on the Tithe Map but not shown on the later 19th century historic map. Likely to be deteriorating, if any remains are left at all.


Grid Reference:SX 730 911
Map Sheet:SX79SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDrewsteignton
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishDREWSTEIGNTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX79SW/44/2

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • LIME KILN (XVIII to XIX - 1751 AD to 1840 AD (Between))

Full description

South West Heritage Trust, 1838-1848, Digitised Tithe Maps and Transcribed Apportionments (Cartographic). SDV359954.

'Kiln' shown on Tithe Map. Not shown on the late 19th century historic map.

Griffiths, D. M., 1984, Cottages at Blackaller Quarry, Drewsteignton, 15/2/1984 (Worksheet). SDV274094.

Site under spoil and subject to modern quarry workings.

Greener, P., 1990, Blackaller Quarry, Drewsteignton, 14/2/1990 (Correspondence). SDV227359.

Letter to Devon County Council states that in moving a heap of spoil, three old limekilns were uncovered but they are gradually disappearing (see photographs).

Greener, P., 1990, Photographs of Blackaller Quarry (Photograph). SDV227348.

Clark, S., 1995, Mining and Quarrying in the Teign Valley, 6-8 (Monograph). SDV351366.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV227348Photograph: Greener, P.. 1990. Photographs of Blackaller Quarry. Digital.
SDV227359Correspondence: Greener, P.. 1990. Blackaller Quarry, Drewsteignton. Letter. Digital. 14/2/1990.
SDV274094Worksheet: Griffiths, D. M.. 1984. Cottages at Blackaller Quarry, Drewsteignton. Worksheet. Digital. 15/2/1984.
SDV351366Monograph: Clark, S.. 1995. Mining and Quarrying in the Teign Valley. Mining and Quarrying in the Teign Valley. Paperback Volume. 6-8.
SDV359954Cartographic: South West Heritage Trust. 1838-1848. Digitised Tithe Maps and Transcribed Apportionments. Tithe Map and Apportionment. Digital. [Mapped feature: #83392 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV16246Part of: Blackaller Quarry, Drewsteignton (Monument)
MDV22310Related to: Abandoned quarry workers hamlet at Drewsteignton (Building)
MDV22308Related to: Lime Kilns at Blackaller Quarry, Drewsteignton (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jan 8 2018 4:34PM