Location Foulridge Wharf
County Lancashire
Grid Reference SD 888426
Date of visit 8th July 2007




Road down to canal wharf.

South Kiln

. All images courtesy of and © Barry Clare 2007


This kiln dates from the construction of the canal in this locality in the early 1790s. It was supplied with limestone from Rainhall Quarry and was shut down at the same time as the quarry closed in the late 1860s.

I am grateful to Barry Clare for supplying details and the image of these kilns.

 

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