MHG49851 - Balliemore
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Type and Period (1)
- LIME KILN (Undated)
- None recorded
NMRS Report: (20/02/2007 13:59:26)
NJ02SW 47 NJ 00673 22151
This limekiln is situated in a pasture field 270m N of the ruins of Castle Roy (NJ02SW 1). The kiln, which has been set into the SW side of a low rise to a depth of at least 2m, has been reduced to little more than a hollow measuring about 4.7m in diameter, though the position of the rubble-filled draw-hole on the W is clearly visible. A grass-grown mound of small limestone boulders is situated immediately NE of the kiln-pot; it measures about 7m in diameter by 1m in height.
The kiln is depicted on both the 1st and 2nd editions of the OS 6-inch map (Inverness-shire 1874, sheet XLVIA; 1902, sheet XLVIA); on the latter it is annotated `Old Limekiln'.
Visited by RCAHMS (JRS) 22 August 2006.
|Grid reference||Centred NJ 00673 22150 (20m by 20m)|
|Civil Parish||ABERNETHY AND KINCARDINE|
|Geographical Area||BADENOCH AND STRATHSPEY|
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External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/282896 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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