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HER Number:MDV22312
Name:LIME KILN in the Parish of Drewsteignton


Limekiln at drewsteignton quarry. Shown on tithe map (tithe map).


Grid Reference:SX 733 910
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/57/1

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • LIME KILN (XVIII to XIX - 1751 AD to 1880 AD (Between))

Full description

TITHE MAP, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV274081.

Limekiln at drewsteignton quarry. Shown on tithe map (tithe map).

OS MAP, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV274082.

Described as an old limekiln on os 1884 map (os map).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV274085.

Des=tithe map in dro/(1839).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV274086.

Des=os 6" map/(1884).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV274087.

Des=griffiths, d. M. /as above.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV274088.

Des=worksheet(greeves, t. )/(1984).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV274089.

Born, a. /tda/123(1991)237/limestone, limekilns and the lime burning industry north and west of dartmoor.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV274090.

Born, a. /limekilns and the lime industry north and west of dartmoor/()24/in smr.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV1142.

Vis=26/7/1984 (greaves) abandoned limekiln in reasonable condition, associated with drewsteignton quarries (worksheet).

Griffiths, D., 1983, ?Quay (Worksheet). SDV13596.

Vis=15/2/1984 (griffiths) os 1:2500 (1960) suggests two kilns, but only one visible, facing road, but divided from it by a yard. Very overgrown, though large opening to shaft still visible. Shaft blocked. Stone wall links kiln to ruin behind.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV1142Migrated Record:
SDV13596Worksheet: Griffiths, D.. 1983. ?Quay.
SDV274081Migrated Record: TITHE MAP.
SDV274082Migrated Record: OS MAP.
SDV274085Migrated Record:
SDV274086Migrated Record:
SDV274087Migrated Record:
SDV274088Migrated Record:
SDV274089Migrated Record:
SDV274090Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments

MDV22311Related to: Quarry north-west of Drewsteignton (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jan 8 2018 11:48AM