Calcining Kiln - Middleport, Burslem, Staffordshire, UK.
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Poole/Freeman
N 53° 02.356 W 002° 12.481
30U E 553101 N 5876931
Quick Description: A square calcining kiln located in Milvale Street in Middleport.
Location: West Midlands, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 9/21/2018 9:02:34 AM
Waymark Code: WMZ71N
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
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Long Description:
A square calcining kiln located in Milvale Street (Former Bridge Street which was renamed in the 1950's) in Middleport alongside the Trent & Mersey Canal.
In 1907 - Goodwin's Mill Co. Middleport Mill, ground flint, stone, whiting, and potters' materials. The buildings were arranged around a yard, with the kiln in centre.
The Grade: II listed kiln is square in section, with two flues separated only at the apex. (visit link)
A location alongside the canal was important for importing bulky flint, stone and bone.

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Type of Oven / Kiln: Ore

Status: Inactive

Operating Dates: 1907

Additional Coordinate: Not Listed

Additional Coordinate Description: Not listed

Website: Not listed

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