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Report - Eaton Lime Kiln, Norwich - May2011

Discussion in 'Other Sites' started by Vii Sins, Jun 20, 2011.

  1. Vii Sins

    Vii Sins 28DL Full Member
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    Took a while to figure out exactly which bit of wood this was in having seen mention of it on other sites, then a couple of hours traipsing round in the rain to locate it; well worth the effort.
    Norwich has many chalk mines running underneath it and the remains of many quarries tucked away in it's woods. This site at Eaton also has a mine, which I have yet to locate, but this kiln is a bit of industrial treasure, used to cook chalk to turn it into quicklime which was then used as a mortar in many of the cities old buildings.

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    A bat brick has been embedded above one of the grates, no bats in residence on this visit. Some lovely large slugs on the ceiling though.
     

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  2. richiebeastie

    richiebeastie 28DL Full Member
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    Hey buddy, where abouts is this? I've got one bit of wood surrounded by houses to check but apart from that, every resource I've had leads to different places.
     
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