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© Mr Michael J. A. Smith

IoE Number: 441896
Location: WALLING AT OLD LIME KILN, BEHIND NUMBER 32, STRINES ROAD (west side)
  MARPLE, STOCKPORT, GREATER MANCHESTER
Photographer: Mr Michael J. A. Smith
Date Photographed: 16 September 2001
Date listed: 11 October 1985
Date of last amendment: 11 October 1985
Grade II

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SJ 98 NEMARPLESTRINES ROAD(west side)7/165Walling at oldlime kiln,

SJ 98 NE MARPLE STRINES ROAD (west side) 7/165 Walling at old lime kiln, 4/64 behind No. 32 G.V. II Limekilns. 1797 for Samuel Oldknow. Dressed sandstone. Total of 4 concaved bays which act as a retaining wall and gave access to the kilns which were tunnelled into the hillside. Bays 1 and 2 have a semi-circular headed openings (now blocked) which formerly had 2 tiers of Gothic lights. Bay 3 has a blocked semi-elliptical headed opening. Lower arches in each bay now obscured by raised ground level. O. Ashmore (editor), Historic Industries of Marple and Mellor, 1977, pp. 67-78.

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