Limekiln database

Scotland

This database is currently under active development and will see many additional sites recorded in the near future.

Argyll
Site Location Description Condition Comments
Fossil Burn NM 69270 45997 Single kiln Good
Kinlochaline NM 6924 4715 Single kiln Good
 
Site Location Description Condition Comments
Ayrshire
Dunure NS 2537 1586 Two kilns Good Bungalow on top
 
Dumfries & Galloway
Site Location Description Condition Comments
Barjarg NX 88438 90255 Three Poor
Blackwoodridge NY 24540 76184 Single kiln Fair
Blackwoodridge NY 24407 76255 Three kilns Poor Hidden behind later ground lime processing buildings
Burnhead NY 22270 72785 Two kilns Poor
Caldronlee NY 26656 76564 Two kilns Fair
Closeburn NX 90727 91159 Bank of three kilns Fair
Croalchapel NX 91063 91498 Single kiln Poor
Harelawhill NY 42689 78816 Two kilns Fair Obscured by modern silage clamp
Holehouse NY 38315 78665 Single kiln Poor
Kelhead limeworks, Annan NY 14592 69215 Four kilns Remnant Just the draw arch of one kiln survives
Portpatrick NW 9997 5397 Single kiln Fair
Southerness NX 972 543 Single kiln Poor
Southerness Lighthouse NX 97722 54314 Single kiln Ruinous
 
East Lothian
Site Location Description Condition Comments
Catcraig NT 714 772 Two pot kiln Fair Three and two draw holes
Gosford Estate, Aberlady NT 465 784 Large estate kiln Fair  
Skateraw NT 73847 75396 Single large draw kiln Good Four draw holes
Spilmersford NT 455 688 Single kiln Fair Three draw holes
         
Perth & Kinross
Site Location Description Condition Comments
Balnaguard NN 9463 5171 Single kiln Poor  
Balnakilly NO 073 600 Single kiln Good  
Blackhall NO 145 562 Single kiln Bad Ruinous
Creagan na Leacainn NN 708 603 Single kiln Fair  
Tomanraid NN 867 630 Single kiln Poor  
Tomphubil NN 7779 5426 Single kiln

Good

Restored
         
Stirling
Site Location Description Condition Comments
Craigend NS76559067 Two kilns Poor  
         
Sutherland  
Site Location Description Condition  
Heilam, Ard Neackie NC 446 596 Four kilns Good  

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