Lime Kilns - Limeburners Point, East Geelong, Vic, Australia
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blingg
S 38° 08.849 E 144° 23.232
55H E 271044 N 5774595
Quick Description: The remains of two lime kilns
Location: Victoria, Australia
Date Posted: 5/9/2019 6:53:12 PM
Waymark Code: WM10HCK
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
Views: 2

Long Description:
The Lime Kiln Complex at Limeburners Point in Geelong consists of the visible ruined remains of two of five brick lime kilns built into the side of the escarpment,
The kilns date from the 1860s and 1870s, lime burning ceased on the site in the 1880s. All the kilns have basalt retaining walls, brick access vaults to the base of the kiln and brick lined chimneys (filled in).
Type of Oven / Kiln: Lime / Limestone

Status: Historical Site

Operating Dates: 1860s to 1880s

Website: [Web Link]

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