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Monument details

HER Number:TR 36 NE 389
Type of record:Monument
Name:Site of three former Limekilns, near Sydney Road, Ramsgate


Three Limekilns were formerly located near Sydney Road in Ramsgate. They are visible on the Ordnance Survey 1st edition map of c.1858-1873 but not on any later edition maps.

Grid Reference:TR 3876 6561
Map Sheet:TR36NE

Monument Types

  • LIME KILN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD? to 1873 AD? (at some time))

Full description

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Three kilns in a bank not situated in a pit ID from OS 1st ed map (1868) on site presently gardens or houses on east side of Sydney Rd Ramsgate

<1> Ordnance Survey, 1858-73, Ordnance Survey 1:2500 1st Edition : 1872-1897, 1877/1:2500 (Map). SWX11831.

<2> Ordnance Survey, 1928-1947, Ordnance Survey 1:2500 4th edition 1928-1947, 1938/1:2500 (Map). Ske12644.

<3> Ordnance Survey, 2009, OS MasterMap, MasterMap (Cartographic materials). SWX15710.

Sources and further reading

Cross-ref. Source description
<1>Map: Ordnance Survey. 1858-73. Ordnance Survey 1:2500 1st Edition : 1872-1897. 1:2500. 1877/1:2500.
<2>Map: Ordnance Survey. 1928-1947. Ordnance Survey 1:2500 4th edition 1928-1947. 1938/1:2500.
<3>Cartographic materials: Ordnance Survey. 2009. OS MasterMap. MasterMap.